|Birth: ||Mar. 26, 1920|
|Death: ||Jul. 3, 2012|
W/o Charles E. Brosius (November 27, 1910 - December 1962)
This obituary is from the Friday, July 6, 2012 edition of the Press Enterprise.
Kathryn I. Brosius
Nonagenarian retired from GMC housekeeping
Kathryn I. Brosius, 92, formerly of Riverside, passed away Tuesday evening, July 3, 2012, at Grandview Health Homes Inc., Danville, where she had been a guest since October 2007.
She was born March 26, 1920, in Rush Township, Northumberland County, the daughter of the late Charles E. and Sarah A. Stine Leiby.
She attended the Rushtown One-Room School through eighth grade. She was employed for 20 years at Geisinger Medical Center, Danville, in the Housekeeping Department, from where she retired.
She was a member of the former Rushtown Methodist Church.
Kathryn enjoyed crocheting, ceramics, puzzles and playing pinochle. Her greatest enjoyment in life was being a homemaker and spending time with her family.
She was married to the late Charles E. Brosius, who preceded her in death in 1962. She is survived by one son: Charles E. Brosius and his wife Joann of Riverside, and two daughters: Beatrice H. Costill of Danville, and Dorothy I. Long and her husband William of Ewing, Ky. Also surviving are nine grandchildren and numerous great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren. Several nieces and nephews are also surviving.
She was preceded in death by one daughter, Agnes Gable; one granddaughter, Penny Gable, and one great-grandson, Bret Gable. She was also preceded in death by one brother, Clarence Leiby, and two sisters: Stella Baumer and Edna McCormick.
Private graveside services will be held at Kase Cemetery, Riverside, with the Reverend Mary B. Schmotzer officiating.
Memorial contributions may be made to Grandview Health Homes Inc., 49 Woodbine Lane, Danville, PA 17821.
Arrangements are under the direction of Visneski Funeral Home Inc., 10 W. Mahoning St., Danville. www.visneski.com
Charles E Leiby (1875 - 1960)
Sarah Agnes Stine Leiby (1885 - 1962)
Charles Edward Brosius (1910 - 1962)
Edna Idellia Leiby McCormick (1906 - 2004)*
Clarence Allison Leiby (1910 - 1985)*
Kathryn I Leiby Brosius (1920 - 2012)
Created by: Rich Stackhouse
Record added: Jul 06, 2012
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