After a long struggle with Alzheimer Disease, Katharina passed away peacefully on Sunday, October 6, 2013 with her family at her side. Predeceased by her loving husband Adam. Beloved mother of Heide, Peter, Diana and Steven, and Erika and Bob. Much-loved Omi of Tessa, Jasmin, Brandon, Matthew, Amber, Sarah, Sarah, Tyler and Brittany. Also survived by her relatives in Germany: her sister Elisabeth, sister-in-law Theresia and her husband Georg, nephew Thomas and nieces Angelika and Elisabeth.

Friends may call at KITCHING, STEEPE & LUDWIG FUNERAL HOME, 146 Mill St. N., Waterdown on Thursday from 6-9 p.m. Funeral Service will be held in the Chapel on Friday, October 11, 2013 at 10 a.m. Interment to follow at Garden Lane Cemetery.

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