Katherine (Kathy) Marie Yerkes
February 05, 1945 ‒ June 28, 2019
Katherine (Kathy) Marie Yerkes, age 74, of Fredericktown, Ohio, passed away at her residence on Friday, June 28, 2019. She was born on February 5, 1945 in Detroit, Michigan. Her parents were John and Betty Jane (Parker) Baldwin.
Kathy was a graduate of Alliance High School. She loved reading and her favorites were true crime novels. Kathy was an animal lover and always had her K-9 and feline companions around. She loved going to the Station Break and being around her friends, but her greatest joy was her family and grandchildren.
Kathy is survived by her children, Michelle Minjarez, Dennis (Jennifer) Gardner, John (Tiffany) Gardner, Scott Gardner; 18 grandchildren; 7 great-grandchildren; 4 sisters, Colleen Baldwin, Rose Stevenson, Mary Barnum and Mary Jane Duffel; several nieces and nephews.
Along with her parents, Kathy is preceded in death by her son, Michael Gardner; and a grandson.
A celebration of life service will take place at a later date.
The Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home is honored to serve the family of Katherine (Kathy) Marie Yerkes.
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