Kathleen Hope Dawson


From Jan. 9, 1957 to May 28, 2013 an angel walked among us. Kathleen “Kathy” Hope Dawson nee Hess of Columbus, passed away from heart failure. Born in Bridgeton, N. J. to Charles Frank Hess (deceased) and Hope Sensita Hess nee Espi. Raised with brothers Charles and John and sister Sandy. Inspired by grandparents Frank (deceased) and Helen (deceased) Rossello. She married her true love April 1, 2006, Marc Vaughn Dawson. Marc and Kathy united three girls Sonya Lee, Roxanne Hope, Amy Heath; three sons Marc Vaughn, Jeremy Joseph, Shane Paul; nine grandchildren John, Jason, Dalton, Brandon, Jaden, Mekenzi, Rhianna, Ella, Sofia to complete their family.

Marc and Kathy enjoyed hunting, shooting pool, gardening, spending time with family and friends and just being with each other. Kathy was a Registered Nurse and worked at Cedar Wood HealthCare Community in Red Lodge. She loved being a nurse. Her passion was helping and living by her “It’s All Good” motto. She radiated love and affirmed hope through her beautiful blue eyes. Wife, Mother, Mommom, Daughter, Sister, Friend, Nurse, Aunt, Cousin and once in a life time Miracle. Services were held June 1, 2013 at 2 p.m. at the Evangelical Church, 34 Woodard Ave, Absarokee.

In lieu of flowers please consider financial assistance for services: Kathy Dawson Memorial, Yellowstone Bank (406) 322-5366 Account 10141502. Arrangements are by Cremation & Funeral Gallery. Condolences may be sent to the family at www.cfgbillings.com through “Our Families.”