Katie McDaniel, 92 of Arkansas City, formerly of Oxford, passed away Friday, Jan. 27, in Hutchinson, Kans.
Funeral Services will be held at 2 p.m., Thursday, Feb. 2, at the Oxford First Baptist Church in Oxford. Burial will be in the Highland Cemetery. Visitation will be held Wednesday from Noon until 7 p.m. at the Oxford Funeral Service Chapel. A memorial has been established for the Oxford First Baptist Church. Contributions can be left with the Oxford Funeral Home, P. O. Box 123, Oxford, KS 67119. For further information please visit www.oxfordfuneralservice.com.
Katherine Theresa McDaniel was born Sept. 7, 1924, the daughter of Owen Curtis and Mary Herr in Fayetteville, Ar. She was a 1944 graduate of Winfield High School before attending beauty school. On July 15, 1953 she was united in marriage to Howard McDaniel. She worked hard as both a homemaker and beautician. Katherine liked to garden, enjoyed flowers and working in the yard. The couple also enjoyed traveling abroad.
Survivors include her son, Mark McDaniel of Arkansas City; daughter, Sue Leggett of Winfield; grandson, Jeffery Leggett of Winfield; and grandchildren: Trevor and Laken Leggett of Winfield; sister, Winnie Blewitt of Wheaton, Ill. and brother, James Herr and wife Linda of McPherson, Kans., sister-in-law’s; Ilene Hutchens, June Bales and Jakie Herr.
Katherine was preceded in death by her parents, husband Howard, son, Steven W. McDaniel in 1980, sister, Mary Spoonmore, brothers: Gilbert Herr and Joseph Herr.