Kathleen M. "Katie" Campbell

April 14, 1933 - November 18, 2020

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Kathleen Marie “Katie” Campbell, 87, of Kendallville died Wednesday, November 18, 2020, at Orchard Pointe Health Campus in Kendallville.

She was born April 14, 1933, in Kendallville to Alfred Albert and Elsie Lavana (Kuhn) Browand.

Ms. Campbell worked at No-Sag Spring in Kendallville for 42 years and retired from Scott’s Bakery in Kendallville after two years.

She was a lifetime member of American Legion Post 86 Auxiliary where she was a past president, VFW Post 2749 Auxiliary, and a life member of Local 477U, which was the union at No-Sag.

Katie enjoyed playing euchre and loved flowers of every kind.

Surviving are two daughters, Karen (Doug) Richards of Ligonier and Peggy LaRue of Kendallville; two grandchildren, Ryan LaRue and Amy Wolf; six great-grandchildren, Dylan Kneppel, Charlotte LaRue, Kyra Wolf, Gracey Wolf, Nora LaRue, and Lorlie LaRue; and a sister, Marjorie Browand of Kendallville.

She was preceded in death by three sisters, Lavana “Bonnie” King, Evelyn Diehm, and Virginia Bordner.

There will be no visitation or services.

Burial will be in Mt. Pleasant Cemetery.

Young Family Funeral Home, Kendallville Chapel, 222 South State Street, Kendallville is assisting the family with arrangements.

Preferred memorials may be directed to American Legion Post 86 Auxiliary, 322 South Main Street, Kendallville, IN 46755.

Share memories and condolences at www.youngfamilyfuneralhome.com

Guest Book

November 21st, 2020 9:29pm

Peg and family May you feel the arms of Jesus wrapped around you during this time.

Lavon skinker
November 21st, 2020 9:07pm

My deepest sympathies to the family. Katie was a great card player

Kurt and Deb Hayden
November 19th, 2020 11:52pm

Karen, So sorry to here about your mother, We are sorry for your lose. We will be praying for you.

Patty Lahrman
November 19th, 2020 4:32pm

She was one of my "moms" growing up. Had so much fun at her house! I chatted with her a few months ago and got to share some wonderful memories. Prayers and hugs for all the family.

Madyson Childers
November 19th, 2020 1:44am

Katie was a great resident and I loved walking into her room and see her smile, she was always so sweet and was loved by many. May she Rest In Peace!

Teresa K. Campbell
November 19th, 2020 12:03am
Kendallville, IN

You have my deepest sympathies. Katie was one special lady. I enjoyed knowing her and working with her for 20 years. God rest her soul.

Bev and Greg Lower
November 18th, 2020 11:04pm
Lagrange Indiana

So sorry to hear about your mom. Our prayers are with you and your family.