Katherine “Kathy” A. Frazier
Clarksdale, Missouri…….In loving memory of: Katherine “Kathy” A. Frazier, 72, who passed away, Dec. 25, 2017. Funeral service will be held at Seven Dolors (Hurlinggen) Catholic Church on Sat. Dec. 30 at 10 a.m., with Rev. Christian Malewski officiating. Christian burial will follow at Bethel Cemetery in rural Weatherby. Visitation will be held at Turner Family Funeral Home in Maysville on Fri. Dec. 29, from 6-8 p.m., with Rosary at 5:30.
Kathy was born in St. Joseph, Mo. to Orville E. & Margaret Akey on Jan. 14, 1945. She grew up in Cameron, Mo., Graduating from high school there in 1963. Kathy worked as a Social Security Specialist with an accomplished career spanning some 30 + years. Her family loved to tease her,calling her “St. Katherine”, for she was well known as the most kind, caring & giving person. Kathy loved her church, serving as greeter, handling deposits, doing liturgical readings, leading the Rosary, providing for carry in dinners, & donating a lot of her time. She volunteered weekly, calling Bingo at Sunset Home & always made food for families in their hour of need.
Kathy loved making jelly & quilting, (much of which was donated to raffle, or made for others.) Because of her servants heart, she was the recipient of many accolades, including the coveted & prestigious “Bishop’s Award”, from the St Joseph-Kansas City Catholic Arch Diocese. The amount of good she accomplished in this world, as a disciple of God, cannot be measured. Everybody liked her. She was the most unselfish, giving, & humble person. Always deferring the praise she would receive to others. Kathy was an awesome role model & a wonderful wife, mom, & grandmother. She gave her all to the very end of her life, & even after passing, due to her organ donations. Kathy was part of the St. Mary Quilting Group & The Linus Project, making afghans & quilts for many children & adults.
Her & Mike had visited all 50 states in their many travels.
Members of the family include: her husband of 49 years, Mike, of the home, daughter, Rhonda (Gary) Lippold, Amity, Mo., son, Ron(Betsy) Frazier, Cleveland, Mo., brother, Jim (Barb) Akey, sister, Donna (Dick) Duckworth, grandchildren, Drew, Kellen, & Michael (Taylor) Lippold, Elizabeth (Libby), Logan, & Dylan Frazier, great grandchild, Thayer Jo Lippold. numerous nieces, nephews, & a host of friends & church family. Kathy was pre-deceased by her parents. Memorial donations may be made to Seven Dolors Church or Donate Life America. Arrangements have been entrusted to the Turner Family Funeral Home of Maysville. Messages of condolence may be left online @ www.turnerfamilyfuneral.com