Margaret V. (Mulcahy) Kayartz

PORTAGE / SUN PRAIRIE  --  Margaret V. (Mulcahy) Kayartz, age 91, of Portage, died on Friday, January 31, 2014 at Clare Bridge Memory Care in Sun Prairie, WI.

Margaret Vivian (Mulcahy) Kayartz was born on July 11, 1922 in Madison, WI to Daniel and Charlotte (Brown) Mulcahy.  Margaret worked as a dietary aide at Divine Savior Hospital in Portage, WI.  She was married to John H. Kayartz on February 20, 1943 in Waunakee, WI. 

She is survived by her children, John D. Kayartz, Arizona, Susan (William) Peterson, Sun Prairie, and William (Julie) Kayartz, Portage;  nine grandchildren;  six great-grandchildren;  her daughter-in-law, Kris Wilson.  Margaret was preceded in death by her husband, John, and son, Steve.

A memorial service will be held at 6:00 p.m. on Tuesday, February 4, 2014 at the Pflanz Mantey Mendrala Funeral Home, 430 W. Wisconsin St., Portage, WI, with Fr. Gary Krahenbuhl officiating.  Private family inurnment will be in St. Mary Cemetery.  Visitation will be from 4:00 p.m. until 6:00 p.m. on Tuesday at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, please send a memorial to Heartland Hospice or the Alzheimer’s & Dementia Alliance of Wisconsin.

A special thank you to Clare Bridge Memory Care, Sun Prairie and Heartland Hospice for the loving care Margaret received.

We will miss you mother, grandmother and great-grandmother.



For information please call 608 742-2126 (Portage, WI) or 608 635-2763 (Poynette, WI)