Gladys Katherine Beck

March 29, 1966 ‒ August 19, 2020

Mount Vernon, Ohio

Gladys Katherine Beck, age 54, of Mount Vernon, Ohio passed away on Wednesday, August 19, 2020 at the Laurels of Mount Vernon.  She was born on March 29, 1966 in Roncerverte, West Virginia to Frank and Anna (Brewer) Graves.

Kat was a member of the Central Christian Church for many years.  She loved being involved with all the activities at the Laurels and helped out in anyway she could.  Kat loved being around people, touching lives and being a positive person no matter the situation.  She enjoyed puzzles, crafts, butterflies and was always listening to music.

Kat is survived by her father Frank Graves; step-mother, Pat Graves; children, Stephanie Johnson, Tiffanie Johnson, Brittanie Johnson, Thomas Johnson; four grandchildren; her spouse, Mike; sisters, Diana (Kevin) Baker, Beth (Brent) McPhillen, Rebecca (Patrick) Cook; numerous aunts, uncles and cousins; several nieces and nephews.

Along with her father, Kat was preceded in death by her mother; brothers, Rick brewer and Terry Graves.

A celebration of live service will take place at a later date.

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  • So sorry for your loss. Keeping the family in our thoughts and prayers. 🙏🙏🙏 With deepest sympathy. Jim and Denise Hess

  • Kathy has been a part of my heart for many years. At one time I tried very hard to make her happy and I think I did. My heart goes out to her Dad and family. Kathy, some time in the future I will see you on the other side, for now you are in Gods house and no more pain.

  • You will be Soo missed my friend. Thoughts and Prayers to family, she was very loved and enjoyed by her Laurel family.

  • Thoughts and prayers for comfort and peace go out to Kat’s family. I met Kat when I was a patient at the Lauerls several years ago following surgeries. I often talked with Kat when my mother was a guest there as well. I enjoyed her company. She will surely be missed by her Laurels family.

  • Rest in peace so sorry for someone taken so soon .will miss your smile and friendship

  • Kat,I will miss you girl.I know we had our differences but I think it only brought us closer.I am quiet sure you have been placed in time out up there but I also know you are walking and dancing.No more pain or struggles. Love you girl. This isn’t a goodbye but I’ll see you on the other side of the rainbow.