In memory of
Kathleen Joyce Lehnig "Kathy" Hymel
Kathleen Joyce (Kathy) Lehnig Hymel passed away Friday, September 20, 2019 in Hattiesburg, MS. She lived in Prentiss, MS with her daughter and son in law for the past 7 years. She was a long-time resident of Gretna and Harvey, La. She was born in Kankakee, Ill, to Armond (Lenny) and Mary Ann Lehnig on April 30, 1944. Kathy was the wife of Carroll J. Hymel, (deceased) for 48 Yrs. They have two daughters Yvette Marie Puckett (Billy) of Prentiss, MS and Rita Jean Glover (Stan) of Cheyenne, WY. Younger sister to Jean M. LeBlanc of Gretna and Margie (Rodney) Camardelle of Marrero. Lovingly adored and known as "Googie" to Alex and Meghan Cart and many special nieces and nephews. A 1964 graduate of West Jefferson High school. She attended Jerome"s Beauty School and worked many years for Leggs and Home Interior. She also enjoyed her time as Coach for Harvey Playground and being a Girl Scout troop leader for her girls. A celebration of her life will take place at a later date on the West Bank in Jefferson Parish. Pinehaven Funeral Home in Hattiesburg, MS in charge.
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