|Birth: ||Dec. 1, 1942|
|Death: ||Jul. 14, 2006|
Martha Kathryn Polkinghorn, age 63, of McDonald Road, Mount Vernon, passed away on Friday July 14, 2006 at the Ohio State University Medical Center in Columbus. She was born on December 1, 1942 in Maryville, Tennessee to Cal (Wanda) Kirkland and Zora Belle (Best) Kirkland.
Katheryn worked as a AAA driving instructor. She never met a stranger and you could almost always find her carring on a conversation with just about anyone. Katheryn enjoyed many things in life, but nothing was more important to her than spending quality time with her family and her grandchildren.
She will be sadly missed by her loving family, her husband of 45 years. William Polkinghorn, three sons, Edward M. Polkinghorn of Mount Vernon, William C. (Lori) Polkinghorn of Bellefonte, Pennsylvania, John T. (Gretchen) Polkinghorn of Providence, Rhode Island, a daughter, Tammy (Timothy) Risinger of Mansfield, six grandchildren, Nichole Risinger, Samantha Risinger, Elizabeth Risinger, Dexter Risinger, Maddie Polkinghorn, Savanah Polkinghorn, a soon to be grandchild, two great grandchildren, Jersy and Landen, two soon to be great grandchildren, two half brothers, Otto Sprenger and Brian Kirkland, a half sister Denise Quinn, close friends Francis and Linda Rinehart and Linda Welsh. She was preceded in death by her mother. There will be a memorial service held on Monday July 17, 2006 at 2 PM at the Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to Richard M. Ross Heart Hospital, 452 W. Tenth Ave., Columbus, Ohio 43210.
Cal Lamon Kirkland (1922 - 2014)
Zora Belle Best Litavec (1922 - 2000)
Maintained by: TAMMY RISINGER
Originally Created by: Otto Sprenger
Record added: Sep 14, 2012
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