Obituary for Grace "Kathy" Badillo (Simpson)
Grace Kathleen Badillo (“Kathy”) nee Simpson, died peacefully on March 2, 2018 in her home in Fraser, Michigan. She was 72 years of age.
Kathy along with her twin sister Agnes (“Marianne”) was born on December 1, 1945 in Detroit Michigan. She is the daughter of Edward Coy and Jennie Marion Simpson (Sgroi). Throughout her life, Kathy was known for her playful sense of humor, generosity and kindness. Kathy was an avid baseball fan of both the Detroit Tigers and New York Yankees. She also enjoyed watching movies and volunteering with the Capuchin Monastery.
Kathy is the beloved mother of Phillip (Tania) and Josef (Janine) Toth; the grandmother of Haydn, Olivia and Andrew Toth; sister to Marianne Parker and Geraldine (Solindo) Simbeni and the late Michael Simpson; cherished aunt and great aunt, cousin, god mother and dearest friend to many including Johnny Badillo.
A memorial gathering will be held at Faulmann & Walsh Golden Rule Funeral Home, 32814 Utica Road, Fraser, Thursday from 6pm until the scripture service at 8pm. A memorial mass will be celebrated at St. Lucy Catholic Church, 23401 Jefferson Ave, St Clair Shores, Friday at 10am with additional gathering starting at 9:30am. Memorials may be addressed to the Capuchin Order, 1820 MOUNT ELLIOTT ST, DETROIT, MI 48207-3427 . Share memories at www.faulmannwalsh.com