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Kathy Giguere

Kathy Giguere

July 7, 1954 – September 3, 2012

On September 3, 2012, surrounded by David, her husband of 37 years and son Aubri, Kathy Giguere pasted away at home after a battle with breast cancer.

Kathy was born July, 7, 1954 to John and Norma Jean Kitta in Oakland, Calif. She married David Giguere on May 31, 1975 in Newark, Calif. They moved to North Columbia in 1973, where her son was born in 1979.

She worked in the classroom at Twin Ridges School District, was a site director for 4-H Afterschool program, and a child advocate for KidzCount – PCAC.

She loved to work in her garden, ride her motorcycle, and dance to live music.

Kathy volunteered for many events to support the children of Nevada County.

Kathy was a long time member of the Sierra Club, SYRCL, and the Roamin’ Angels Car Club.

She is survived by her husband, David; son and daughter-in-law, Aubri and Jaimi Giguere and their daughter, Jiya; stepson and daughter-in-law, David and Inna Giguere and their children, David Jason, Derek, and Nikita; brother, John Kitta; and sisters, Sharon Bettridge and Carrie Rollins.

She is predeceased by her parents, John and Norma Jean Kitta.

We will miss you dearly and always keep you in our hearts.

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