ROLLINGSTONE—Catherine J. Kreidermacher, 91, of Rollingstone died Thursday, May 30, 2019, at Sugar Loaf Senior Living. She was born Nov. 27, 1927, in Rollingstone, to William and Mary (Hoffman) Stockhausen. She graduated from Holy Trinity School. On June 5, 1948, she married Conrad “Connie” Kreidermacher at Holy Trinity Catholic Church. She was an active member of the ladies’ circle at Immaculate Conception Church on Oak Ridge. Kate worked alongside Connie on their family farm. She enjoyed gardening, canning, cooking, and baking. Kate’s greatest joy was her family and the time spent with them.
She is survived by her six children, Patrick (Barbara) of Altura, Sue (Jack) Halvorson of Burnsville, Minn., David (Mary Sue) of Utica, Kathy (David) Thesing of Coon Rapids, Gail (Mark) Burt of Utica and Mark (Cindy) of Eagan; son-in-law, Ken Lafky; 15 grandchildren, 13 great-grandchildren, two sisters, Mary Stoos and Dorothy Reitz; brother-in-law, Jim Kreidermacher; and many nieces and nephews.
Kate is preceded in death by her husband, Connie; parents; three daughters, Mary Kay Kreidermacher, Lynn Lafky, and Karen Kreidermacher; one grandson, Eric Halvorson; one sister, and five brothers.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, June 8, at Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Rollingstone with the Rev. Chinnappa Pothireddy officiating. Visitation will be from 9 a.m. until the time of Mass. Burial will be in St. Mary’s Cemetery at Oak Ridge. Memorials may be directed to the Alzheimer’s Association.
Please leave a memory of Kate and view her video tribute when it becomes available at www.hofffuneral.com.