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 Kathleen “Aunt Kat” <I>Bishop</I> Litteral

Kathleen “Aunt Kat” Bishop Litteral

Catlettsburg, Boyd County, Kentucky, USA
Death 23 Nov 2015 (aged 88)
Ashland, Boyd County, Kentucky, USA
Burial Ashland, Boyd County, Kentucky, USA
Plot Section New B
Memorial ID 100158046 · View Source
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Kathleen Bishop Litteral “Aunt Kat”, 88, of Ashland passed away at Community Hospice on Monday, November 23, 2015. Kathleen attended the Church of God for many years and loved teaching Sunday school and Vacation Bible School.
Kathleen was born March 7, 1927 in Catlettsburg, KY. She was the daughter of the late Eva New Bishop and Jesse Bishop of Ashland.
She was preceded in death by her husband Clarence E. Litteral “Uncle Monk” and siblings Edith Pennington, Opal Ferguson, Ethel Hall, Curtis Bishop, Sarah Frances Walters, and Ronald Bishop.
Kathleen is survived by her son Randall E. (Kari E.) Litteral of Ashland and a daughter Sherry (Nick) Brancaccio of Walnut Creek, CA; 6 grandchildren who she loved dearly including Kyle Litteral, Troy Litteral, Jamie Litteral, and Seth Litteral, all of Ashland and Nicholas Brancaccio of Phoenix, AZ, and Christopher Brancaccio of Fort Collins, CO. Kathleen also leaves behind 13 great grandchildren and many nieces and nephews including Jo Rita Bandy, Michael Workman, Douglas Workman, Debra Breeding, and Terri Sunshine who were a special part of her life.
Before moving to Torrance California in 1986 Kathleen enjoyed a career in local retail and worked at several stores including Eagles, G. C. Murphy & Co., Woolworths, and J. C. Penney’s before retiring from C. H. Parson’s Co. She dedicated her life to caring for friends and family and was lovingly called “Aunt Kat” by people near and far.
Upon Kathleen’s return to Ashland in 2012 she resided at Woodland Oaks after she was diagnosed with Lewy Body Dementia. Kathleen loved and appreciated the caregivers at Woodland Oaks (who nicknamed her “Kit Kat”), including her granddaughter, Angie.
Arrangements have been made for visitation at Steen Funeral Home (Central Avenue Chapel) in Ashland on Tuesday, November 24, 2015 from 6 – 8 p.m. with a funeral service to be held Wednesday, November 26, 2015 at 1:00 p.m. with Reverend Chris Keeton officiating. Burial will be at Ashland Cemetery. The family is asking that in lieu of flowers donations be made to Community Hospice of Ashland, 1480 Carter Avenue, Ashland, Ky. 41101

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  • Find A Grave Memorial 100158046
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Kathleen “Aunt Kat” Bishop Litteral (7 Mar 1927–23 Nov 2015), Find A Grave Memorial no. 100158046, citing Ashland Cemetery, Ashland, Boyd County, Kentucky, USA ; Maintained by Emily Kelley (contributor 47567102) .