Born Friday the 13th of January 1933, the daughter of Forrest Herschel and Nancy Louise (VanVactor) Skinner. She was a graduate of Greencastle High School “Class of 1952”
Katherine had worked at Moore’s Shoe Store in Greencastle and retired from Smith Shoe Store in Bloomington.
Katherine loved being a Mother, Wife, Sister, Aunt and especially a Grandmother. She looked forward to meeting her first great grandbaby in November. She was a very strong lady who loved the trips with family and friends. She was blessed to meet many wonderful friends, doing what she loved, camping.
She is survived by her husband, Franklin D. Scott; daughter, Rhonda Scott; son, Randy (Kristi) Scott; grandchildren, Rebekah (Nick) Hale and Scott (Amber (Valenkamph); sisters, Janet (Charles) Cox, Ruth Ann Hammond, and Pam Billingsley; son-in-law, Bert Valenkamph; brothers-in-law, Wallace Estes and Marvin (Lee) Scott; sisters-in-law, Patricia Steele, Shirley (Bill) Boltz, and Brenda (Wayne) Weekly several nieces, nephews, great nieces & nephews, and cousins.
She was preceded in death by her parents; daughter, Nancy Scott Valenkamph; sister, Charlotte Estes, and a nephew, Brian Hammond.
The family will receive friends from 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM on Wednesday, October 12, 2016 at the Bittles and Hurt Funeral Home.
Private family graveside services will follow at the Forest Hill Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made in In Memory of Nancy Valenkamph, Relay For Life c/o
11188 W. Drive DeMotte, IN. 46310.