Kathryn Edith Streigle, 95, of Gilbert, Ariz., passed away peacefully on Aug. 28, 2013.
Kathryn was born in Keokuk and graduated as valedictorian from Gibson Consolidated High School in 1937. She went on to give back to her community by volunteering in the gift shop at the hospital in Albia, and staying active in the local Methodist Church. Kathryn was a devout Christian, hardworking and during her spare time she enjoyed reading, quilting, and ceramics. She stayed in Albia and raised her family before moving between Arlington, Texas and Phoenix, Ariz. Kathryn spent her final year in Gilbert, Ariz.
She is survived by her three children, Ron (Barbara) Streigle of Anaheim, Calif., Don (Linda) Streigle of Madrid, Iowa, and Melva Kay (Greg) Wheeler of Gilbert, Ariz.; six grandchildren, Ron Jr, Kelly, Jenny, Justin, Jodi, Emilee; and 12 great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in her passing by her brother and three sisters. Kathryn will be truly missed by her loving family and her dear friends.
Interment will be at Millersburg Cemetery in Millersburg. Services will be held at a later date.
Arrangements were entrusted to Mariposa Gardens Funeral Care, Mesa, Ariz. (480) 830-4422.
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