Katherine R. Spitler, 76, of Wooster, passed away Tuesday, April 28, 2009 from injuries received in an automobile accident. She was born August 26, 1932 in Wooster, the daughter of William and Sadie Christy Mowrer.
She was a homemaker who loved her family and spending time with her grandchildren.
Surviving are her husband, Franklin E. Spitler, to whom she had been married 55 years; her children, Scott (Loretta) Spitler and Keith Spitler, both of Wooster, and Christy (Rick) Stich of Medina; grandchildren, Ben and Kyla Spitler, Angela Spitler, Rachel and Greg Hill, and Jeremy and Andrew Stich; great-grandchildren, Cole and Adian Spitler, and Tyler Hill; a sister, Helen Garver, and a brother, Lloyd Mowrer, both of Wooster.
Katherine was preceded in death by her parents; brothers, Richard and Don Mowrer; and sisters, Betty Bower and Evelyn Johnson.
There will be no services. Friends will be received at the at the McIntire, Davis & Greene Funeral Home, 216 E. Larwill St., Wooster on Sunday, May 3, 2009 from 2 to 4 P.M. Burial will be at a later date at Reedsburg Cemetery.
Contributions may be made to the Hospice and Palliative Care of Greater Wayne County Inc., 2525 Back Orrville Rd., Wooster, OH 44691.