Katarina Worley

October 14, 1993 ‒ August 23, 2009

Mount Vernon, Ohio

Katarina Worley, age 15, of Mount Vernon, died Sunday August 23, 2009 at the Nationwide Children’s Hospital in Columbus after suffering an asthma attack on Tuesday August 18, 2009. Katarina was born October 14, 1993 at Fort Sill Oklahoma and was a junior at Mount Vernon High School. She was a member of Key Club, the Environmental Club, and the Invisible Children’s Club.

Surviving are her mother and stepfather Chante and Don Bevard of Mount Vernon; her father and stepmother 1SG Jonathan (Leticia) Worley of San Antonio, Texas; her brothers Steven (Jaclyn) Worley of Columbus and Jeanalex Worley of Mount Vernon; maternal grandmother Patricia Strickland of Los Angeles, California; paternal grandfather Larry G. (June) Worley of Wilmington, Ohio; paternal uncle Mark (Carrie) Worley; maternal uncles Anthony Berryman and Frankie Combs and maternal aunts Colleen (Stacie) Priest and Rockyie Giordano.

A service celebrating the life of Katarina Worley will be Saturday August 29, 2009 at 2pm at the Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home in Mount Vernon with Rev. Jacob Bolton officiating. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Saturday one hour before the service.

Katarina was an organ donor with Life Line of Ohio. She gave so others might have life.

Memorial contributions can be made to Teen Voices, PO Box 120027, Boston, Mass 02110. Website Teenvoices.com

To send an online condolence to the family,or share online memories of Katarina visit http://katarina-worley.memory-of.com/about.aspx or www.snyderfuneralhomes.com

The Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home in Mount Vernon is honored to serve the family of Katarina Worley.