Kathryn "Kay" M. Parlante - 88

3/28/1925 - 7/22/2013
Hillsboro, IL

Kathryn “Kay” M. Parlante, 88 of Hillsboro, IL passed away on Tues., July 23, 2013 at 12:25 p.m. at Hillsboro Area Hospital in Hillsboro.  A visitation will be held on Sun., July 28, 2013 from 5:00-7:00 p.m. at Bass Patton Dean Funeral Home in Hillsboro, IL.  Funeral Mass will be on Mon., July 29, 2013 at 10:00 a.m. at St. Agnes Catholic Church in Hillsboro with The Very Rev. James L. Neuman, V.F., Pastor of St. Agnes Catholic Church of Hillsboro officiating.  Burial will be in St. Agnes Cemetery in Hillsboro.

Mrs. Parlante was born on March 29, 1925 at Marshalltown, IA to the late Charles W. & Mary (Schinoke) Morgan.  She had lived her lifetime in Pensacola, FL, California, Richmond, VA, Arizona and Hillsboro, IL and was a graduate of high school and nurses training in Pensacola, FL.  She had worked as a registered nurse.  Mrs. Parlante married Dr. Vincent J. Parlante on June 21, 1947 at Pensacola, FL, and he preceded her in death on July 14, 1994.  She was a member of St. Agnes Catholic Church and was on the Hillsboro Country Club Board.
She was very active in ladies golf and Hillsboro Area Hospital Auxillary.

Survivors include 3 sons, John Parlante of Atlanta, GA, Jim Parlante of San Francisco, CA, and Dr. Joseph Parlante of Madison, WI; 1 daughter, Patricia Hise of Oak Park, IL; 1 grandson, Joshua Hise of Chicago, IL; 1 sister, Betty Flynn of Pensacola, FL; and several nieces and nephews.  Along with her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by 2 brothers.

Memorials may be given to the Donor’s Choice.


Bob and Judy Frazier

Prayers for the Parlante family. Kay was a wonderful loving Mother and enjoyed being a proud Grandmother.

Mary Douglas Neal

I have many fond memories of Kay over the years - she was an extraordinary person and will be missed. Our prayers go out to you all.




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