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Kathryn Ann Kitsinger

Kathryn Ann Kitsinger


Kathryn Ann Kitsinger passed away with peace and grace on Feb. 22, 2020, after a brief illness. She was an active 95 years old and the matriarch of her family. Kathryn worked tireless in her community and always made time for her family, neighbors, friends and community.

Kitsinger was born in Sikeston, Missouri, June 17, 1924, where from a young age she learned the value of hard work, family and faith. She was never prouder than when she was giving back to her community. Kathryn volunteered to create her community association and at 90, completed over 1,000 volunteer hours at The Memphis VA Hospital. Her strong faith and love of the Lord was an inspiration to everyone that knew her and guided her daily life and every contribution she made.

Kathryn was predeceased by her husband of 50 years Leo Kitsinger and her son Jimmy Kitsinger, her sisters Almeda Harr, Sammie Berry, Glenda Uthoff, her brothers Sonny Boy Harr and Bob Harr. She is survived by her loving children Jackie Whorton, Dennis Kitsinger, Gary Kitsinger and Andy Kitsinger and her dear sister Marilyn McLaughlin. Kathryn was very proud of her 11 grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren.

The family invites you to join them as they as they say a temporary farewell to Kathryn as she joins her heavenly father and savior. A graveside service will be held at 11 a.m. on Friday, Feb. 28, at Crittenden Memorial Park at 2206 US-64 in Marion, Arkansas 72364, (870) 739-4211. Roller-Citizens Funeral Home is in charge of services.

In lieu of flowers the family requests that donations be made to The Memphis VA Medical Center. Send online condolences to www.rollerfuneralhomes. com/westmemphis.

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