Obituary for Kay D. Tessein

    • Name: Kay D. Tessein
    • Home Town: Sunset Beach
    • Date of Death: 01/04/2018
    • Birth Place: Trenton, NJ
    • Birth Date: 07/05/1935
    • Service Date: 01/10/2018 at 12:00 PM
    • Visit Date: 01/10/2018
    • Visit Times: 10 to 12 prior to service
    • Service Place: Brunswick Funeral Service, Shallotte

    Kay Dorothy Tessein of Sunset Beach passed away on January 4, 2018 at the age of 78 years.

    Kay was born in Trenton, NJ on July 5, 1939, she was a daughter of George Saunders and Helen Clancy Saunders. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her brother Robert Saunders. Kay was employed by the State of New Jersey before moving to Sunset Beach in 2001. She was a member of King of Glory Lutheran Church in Myrtle Beach.   

    Left to cherish her memory is her loving husband of fifty-five years, Paul Tessein; her sons, Scott and his wife Diana of Whispering Pines, NC and Sean Tessein of Supply, NC; daughter, Paula  Tessein and Laurent Chaussepied of Bordentown, NJ; sister, Patricia Eyeington of Concord; and cherished granddaughters, Samantha and Sophia.

    A service honoring her life will be conducted at 12:00pm Wednesday, January 10, 2018 at Brunswick Funeral Service, Shallotte. The family will receive friends at the funeral home at 10:00 AM prior to the service.

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