Kenbeek, Kathryn

Written by David Green.

Kathryn L. Kenbeek, 89, of Quincy,  Mich., died July 5, 2012, at Maple Lawn Medical Care Facility in Coldwater. 

Kathryn was born May 24, 1923, in Fayette, Ohio, the daughter of Earl D. and Mabel E. (Burkholder) Schmucker. On April 24, 1943, she married John J. Kenbeek and he preceded her in death in 1978.  

Kathryn was a member of Calvary Baptist Church in Quincy. 

She is survived by two daughters, Karen (and Chris) Christenson of Quincy and Jeanne (and Curtis) Johnson of Fayette; one son, Jim (and Tamera) Kenbeek of Okeechobee, Fla.; one sister, Marjory Koop of Calgary, Alberta, Canada; nine grandchildren; and 14 great-grandchildren. 

In addition to her husband, she was preceded in death by her parents and brother-in-law, John Koop.

Interment is planned at 9:30 a.m. Monday, July 9, in Pleasant View Cemetery, Fayette, Ohio, followed by funeral services at noon Monday at Calvary Baptist Church in Quincy, with Pastor Frank Snyder officiating.  Visitation is scheduled from 2-8 p.m. Sunday at Eagle Funeral Home-George White Chapel in Quincy.  

Memorials are suggested to Calvary Baptist Church, Quincy.

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