Kimberly Handy, 1957-2021


Kimberly Ann Handy, 63, of La Porte, Ind., passed away Thursday, Jan. 14, 2021, at her home.

She was born in Minneapolis, Minn., on July 7, 1957, to Dean and Julia (Hartz) Handy.

Kimberly was a postal carrier for many years. She loved landscaping, both flowers and plants. Kimberly was a creative writer and loved music.  She was a loving mother and daughter.

Surviving Kimberly are her children, Eric Watson of Knox, Ind., Anthony Watson of La Porte and Ian (Jessica) Spry of La Porte; 8 grandchildren; and her mother, Julia Handy.

She was preceded in death by her son, Adam Handy-Spry; father, Dean Handy; and 2 brothers, Ted Handy and infant Billy Handy.

A Celebration of Life Memorial Service will be held at 6 p.m. Friday, Jan. 22, at Cutler Funeral Home and Cremation Center, La Porte. Visitation will be held from 4 p.m. until the service Friday at the funeral home.

Due to the recent governor’s order, anyone attending the visitation and/or service is required to wear a mask and practice social distancing of six feet.  Also, we are limited to 25 people in the building at any given time. We kindly ask for your patience as we oversee these mandated guidelines.

Memorial contributions may be directed to the family c/o Eric Watson, 2900 Monroe St., La Porte, Ind. 46350.

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2 Responses to “Kimberly Handy, 1957-2021”

  1. Kathy

    Jan 19. 2021

    So sorry to hear of your mothers passing . May she rest in peace.

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  2. Carol Brown

    Jan 19. 2021

    I am so sorry boys that mom is gone. We had been such good friends for over 29 yrs. Please contact me.

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