Darryl Val Kay, 71, of Cape Coral took his last Harley ride to heaven Sunday April 8, 2012. He was born in Cleveland, Ohio, Jan. 22, 1941, to Jack and Florice Kay. He served his country honorably with the U.S. Navy from 1960 to 1966. He married Beverly Coffey in 1967 and lived in Fairview Park, Ohio, where he as a journeyman plumber. He moved to Cape Coral in 1979 and began working for Franzese Plumbing until 1999. He was a member of the Hot Chili Rods Car Club and Eagles Aerie 3957.
Survivors include his wife of 44 years, Beverly; his son, Darryl (Gillian),; his daughter, Heather (Ed) Batha; his sister, Nancy Hankins; four grandchildren, Devin and Brennan Kay and Emily and Maddison Batha, all of Cape Coral; and numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.
A memorial service will be conducted 2 p.m., Saturday April 21, at Fuller Metz Funeral Home in Cape Coral. Memorial contributions may be made to Hope Hospice, 9470 HealthPark Circle, Fort Myers, FL 33908.
Please visit www.fullermetz.com to view Darryl's Life Tribute video and share a memory with his family.