Kay Hawtrey is a Canadian retired actress. Educated at Toronto's Trinity College, she began her career at Hart House Theatre and then went to England for a year's engagement with the Embassy Theatre in London. On her return, appeared in television plays for the CBC and married English actor John Clark in 1956. They moved to New York City in 1959, where they had a son in 1963, naming him Jonathan Hawtrey Clark. They divorced in 1967 and she returned to Toronto with their son, appearing in many film and television productions. She is best remembered for the 1980 film Funeral Home.