Kathy Majeres

September 22, 1954 - June 27, 2017

Visitation: Visitation will be Sunday from 3-7 p.m. , family present from 5-7 p.m., at Bethany Reformed Church.
Service: Services will be at 2:00 p.m. Monday, July 3, 2017 at Bethany Reformed Church in Canton, with burial at the Dell Rapids Cemetery.

Kathy Majeres0001       Kathy Lynne Majeres, 62, passed away Tuesday, June 27, 2017 at Canton Good Samaritan Society.  Services will be at 2:00 p.m. Monday, July 3, 2017 at Bethany Reformed Church in Canton, with burial at the St. Mary’s Roman Catholic Cemetery in Dell Rapids.  Visitation will be Sunday from 3-7 p.m. , family present from 5-7 p.m. at  Bethany Reformed Church.              .

       Kathy Lynne Oyan was born September 22, 1954 at Baltic, SD to Justin (Shorty) and Lillian “Mickey” (Granum) Oyan.  She attended school in Baltic, graduating in 1972. She was married to Larry Hoyme from 1972 to 1979.  They were parents to one daughter, Lisa.  Kathy was employed with Citibank, Bank of New York and most recently, CNA Surety.

      Kathy married Terry Majeres August 4, 1989.  They had two sons, Zach and Cody.  They lived in Baltic until 1996 when they moved to Chester.  They moved to Canton in 1998.  Kathy had been a resident of Canton Good Samaritan Society since 2013 due to failing health.

      Those grateful for having shared her life are: her husband, Terry; daughter, Lisa (Nick) Schliske, Virginia Beach, VA; two sons, Zach (Becky) and Cody; four grandchildren- Karis, Lilah, Braxton and Hendrix; her sister, Jerilyn (Dale) Tommeraasen; and many extended family and friends.  She was preceded in death by her parents, her brother, Dick Oyan and three nieces.

      Memorials may be directed to the Canton Good Samaritan Courtyard and Prayer Garden fund.


13 condolences have been left

  1. Terry, Lisa, Zach, Cody,Jerilyn and Dale
    I am so sorry and saddened to hear of Kathy’s passing. She was a very remarkable lady and was loved deeply by her family and friends. Terry, the devotion you displayed to Kathy was so beautiful and the bond you had for each other was very evident when she would look at you and smile. Her life was cut short but you had so many wonderful memories and they will help you get through this difficult time. It is so hard to lose someone you love, but know she will be in your hearts forever. My thoughts and prayers are with all of you at this most difficult time and my deepest sympathies to all of you!! Love Jody

  2. To Terry and family, and Jerilyn and family, my deepest sympathy. I am so sorry that I did not know Kathy was sick. She was the most caring, loving friend and neighbor when I was in Baltic. She was so happy and blessed when she met you, Terry! Lisa, she was so proud of you! I did not get to know you boys,but know she was proud of you in sports, etc. My heart, prayers, and deepest sympathy is with you all in the passing of this beautiful lady.

  3. Dear Terry, Lisa, Zach, and Cody – Betty and I send our thoughts and prayers during this time of loss. We were sorry to hear of Kathy’s passing. Paul and Betty Gunn

  4. Dear Terry, Lisa, Zach, Cody and Family, We were so sorry to hear of Kathy’s passing. She was a special lady and will be dearly missed by all the lives she has touched. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family during this most difficult time. With Love and Deepest Sympathy, From All Your Friends at ABC Bus and Johnson Feed

  5. Dear Terry, Lisa, Zach, Cody, Jerilyn & Family,
    We are thinking of you at this sad time. Kathy was a beautiful & kind person. She was also blessed to have such a loving husband & family. God’s peace & comfort to you all. Bobby, Holly & Luke Swenson

  6. I send my condolences to all of Kathy’s family. She was such a wonderful person to have as a neighbor.

  7. Terry, the lose of your spouse is a hard thing to get through. I am sorry for your lose and I admire the way you took care of your beloved wife, May God give you and your family peace.

  8. Terry Lisa Zach Cody and family,
    I am so sorry for your loss. Kathy was a special lady and she will be missed. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.

  9. My deepest sympathy to Terry and family, heartbreaking to hear of Kathy’s passing
    May her beautiful soul rest in perfect peace❤️🙏🏼

  10. Terry and family
    I am so sorry for your loss. May God be with all of you during this difficult time.

  11. I am so sorry for your loss! What a beautiful lady and a family that loves her and will miss her!
    My prayers and thoughts are with you all! Debbie James(Lisa. & Nicks Aunt)

  12. Terry and family
    Kathy was a very special person. She would always have a smile and touched the life of every one she met. I have many fond memories of times we spent together from high school and beyond. She will be missed dearly. She loved her family and friends. May your memories carry you thru as she will be in mine forever. With our deepest sympathy. RIP Kathy, my friend.