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Catherine "Katie" Rohr

June 1, 1921 — May 28, 2012

Catherine "Katie" Rohr

ROHR (Brown), CATHERINE "KATIE", 90, Catherine passed away on May 28, 2012, at the Catholic Care Center in Wichita, KS. She was born in Ellis, KS. June 1st, 1921. She married Clarence Rohr on April 25, 1939 at St. Mary's Church in Ellis, Kansas.

She worked with her husband who owned a venetian blind and drapery business in Hays, KS. Catherine was also a devoted mother and homemaker. Catherine also worked several years in janitorial service at Thomas More Prep School. She then went to work at St. Anthony Hospital in Hays. She later moved to Wichita, KS.

She will be dearly missed and is survived by sisters: Dorothy and Martina, her son: Dennis and his wife Vesta, son: James, his wife Shirley, and Daughter: Jean Marie Bellairs. She is also survived by 9 grandchildren, 10 great-grandchildren, and 5 great-great-grandchildren and their families.

She is preceded in death by her husband: Clarence Rohr, father: Joe J. Brown, mother: Margaret Brown, brothers: Clarence, Joey, Eugene, Richard, Charles, and Robert(Bobbie), and sisters: Mary, and Tillie.

There will be a small and intimate graveside service at St. Joseph Cemetery in Hays, KS at 11:00am Wednesday May 30th, 2012.

In memory of her love of dogs and in lieu of flowers, memorials may be sent to the Kansas Humane Society, 3313 N. Hillside, Wichita, KS 67219, or (316) 220-8706 to donate by phone.

Service Information

Graveside Service Wednesday

May 30, 2012

11:00 AM

St. Joseph Cemetery

26th and Oak

Hays, Kansas 67601

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