A graveside service for Kathryn (Weisgarber) Carpenter, 96, was held at the Wheatland, Cemetery with Pastor Jason Iacovetto officiating.
Kathryn Carpenter passed away on June 20 at the Douglas Care Center in Douglas.
Kathryn was born on Thursday, Aug. 25, 1923 in Mandan, N.D. the daughter of Morris and Millie (Wintchell) Weisgarber.
She married Milton Skager. They later divorced. To that union, Leslie “Les” Skager was born.
In March, 1955, she married Howard Carpenter. They settled in Wheatland in the mid 1970’s.
Kathy enjoyed gardening, baking, and crocheting. A big joy for her was to fix a large meal for company.
She is survived by daughter-in-law, Gloria Skager; grandsons, Michael (Kathy) Skager, Daniel (Ashley) Skager; four great grandchildren, and a step-great grandson.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Howard; son, Les; great granddaughter, Gabrielle Skager; and all her siblings.
The Gorman Funeral Homes – Platte Chapel of Wheatland are in charge of the arrangements.
Condolences may be sent to the family at www.gormanfh.com.