November 08, 1916 ‒ September 30, 2003
Mount Vernon, Ohio
Katherine Ferguson, age 86, of Mount Vernon, passed away on Tuesday September 30,2003 at Knox Community Hospital. She was born on November 8, 1916 in Mount Vernon to the late Charles and Anna (Kacvinsky) Orange. Mrs. Ferguson was a member of Saint Vincent de Paul Catholic Church and also served as past president of L.C.B.A. (Ladies Catholic Benevolent Association). She retired in 1973 after 26 years of employment with Mercy Hospital in Mount Vernon. Mrs. Ferguson also worked several years as nurse for Dr. Bernard Weinstock D.O. and Dr. Ralph Beery D.C.
She is survived by her daughter Mary Jane (Marion “Bud”) McKenzie of Mount Vernon, 5 grandchildren, Gregory (Johanna) McKenzie, Mary Anne (Raymond) Burke, Robert McKenzie, Scott McKenzie, Mary Jo (Derek) Devine and 5 great grandchildren.
Besides her parents she was preceded in death by her husband Robert H. Ferguson (2001), a daughter Jo Anne Ferguson, a great grandson, Raymond Matthew Burke and a brother Stephen C. Orange.
Friends may call on Friday from 5 to 7 PM at the Flowers-Snyder Funeral Home, 619 East High Street, Mount Vernon, Ohio 43050 where a Rosary will be held at 7 PM. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Saturday at 10 AM at Saint Vincent de Paul Catholic Church with Father Ted Thomas officiating. Burial will follow at Calvary Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to Lupus Foundation of America, 5180 E. Main Street, Columbus, Ohio 43213 or to Saint Vincent de Paul Catholic Church.
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