Nov. 28, 1928-Nov. 19, 2012
Katherine L. White, 83, of Middle Point, died at 5 a.m. Monday at Van Wert County Hospital.
She was born Nov. 28, 1928, in Delphos to Howard and Levina (Baber) Hoover, who preceded her in death.
On Oct. 11, 1945, she married Robert White, who died on Aug. 2, 2006.
Survivors include four sons, Robert H. (Mary) White of Delphos, William “Russ” White of Lima, Edward White of Middle Point and Chris John (Freelyn) White of Fort Worth, Texas; three daughters, Clara (Rick) Eberle of Middle Point, Beverly (Keith) Winget of South Whitley, Ind., and Christina (Jim) Reynolds of Venedocia; a brother, Melvin (Val) Hoover of Marietta; and 18 grandchildren and 19 great-grandchildren.
She was also preceded in death by a grandson, Benjamin White; a sister, Louise Fair; and three brothers, Ben, Milton and Howard Hoover Jr.
Mrs. White was a homemaker and attended Middle Point United Methodist Church. She enjoyed puzzles, playing games and being outside. She especially enjoyed feeding birds and gardening.
Funeral services will begin at 2 p.m. Friday at Harter and Schier Funeral Home, the Rev. Mark Fuerstenau officiating. Burial will be in Ridge Cemetery, Middle Point.
Friends may call from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.
Preferred memorials are to the Salvation Army.