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 Catherine Ellen <I>Banks</I> Pfannenstiel

Catherine Ellen Banks Pfannenstiel

Springfield, Greene County, Missouri, USA
Death 7 Nov 2012 (aged 85)
Burial Raytown, Jackson County, Missouri, USA
Memorial ID 100378554 · View Source
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Catherine Ellen Pfannenstiel, 85, of Dubuque, IA and formerly of Richmond, MO died Wednesday, November 7, 2012 at Stonehill Care Center, Dubuque.

Catherine was born on October 8, 1927 in Springfield, MO to John Paul and Frances (Chalfant) Banks.

She married Alvin Christopher Pfannenstiel in 1952.

Catherine graduated from St. John's School of Nursing in 1948. She received a Bachelor of Arts at Ottawa University in 1977.

Catherine, as a Registered Nurse, worked as the Head Nurse on the Medical Floor and Psychiatric Head Nurse at St. John's Hospital in Edina, Missouri.

She was an instructor at Job Corps in Excelsior Springs. She was also the In-Service Director and Director of Nursing at Ray County Memorial Hospital in Richmond, MO. She was an active volunteer for the American Red Cross.

She was a member of the Immaculate Conception Catholic Church parish in Richmond, MO. She was currently a member of Church of the Resurrection in Dubuque.

She is survived by her children who include, Marian Furst and her husband, Ken of Dubuque, IA; Ellen Gates and her husband, Wes of Leawood, KS; Teresa Bryant and her husband, Stephen of Lee's Summit, MO; Marguerite Hughes and her husband, Chris of Fort Stewart, GA; and Steven Pfannenstiel and his wife, Amy of Shawnee, KS; 15 grandchildren; 3 great grandsons, Jensen and Anders Hill of Dubuque, IA; Duncan Johnson of St. Paul, MI ; and 1 great granddaughter, Zara Bishop of Nigar, West Africa.

Catherine was preceded in death by her parents; one brother, John Frances "Frank" Banks; one sister, Mary Margaret Banks McKenna; and her son, Paul Pfannenstiel.

Thurman Funeral Home, Richmond, MO

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