MILLERSBURG- Catherine M. Kobel, age 85, passed away on Friday, May 22 at Country Meadows Retirement Community of Hershey.
She was born in Trevorton, the daughter of the late William O’Rourke and Catherine Braubitz O’Rourke. Catherine M. was a graduate of Trevorton High School.
Catherine was deeply devoted to her family. From her husband and two sons to her two grandchildren and daughters-in-law, Catherine dedicated her life to loving each of them in all that she did. Catherine’s interests focused on family, as well. She maintained her home meticulously and attended to every detail in providing for all of her family’s daily needs. She was a member of Queen of Peace Church in Millersburg.
Catherine was married for 59 years to Truman L. Kobel, now deceased.
Surviving are two sons William L. Kobel and his wife Georgianne of Millersburg and Rahn E. Kobel and his wife Diana of Middletown; grandchildren Anthony W. Kobel and his wife Emily of Cockeysville, MD and Lauren A. Kobel of Baltimore, MD. Catherine is also survived by siblings Marie Lucas of Marysville, Ellen Stockert of Florida and John O’Rourke of Norristown. Catherine was preceded in death by brothers William O’Rourke, Gerald O’Rourke and James O’Rourke.
Services will be private and at the families convenience. . Burial will be in Riverview Memorial Gardens in Halifax.
Hoover-Boyer Funeral Homes Ltd, Millersburg handled the arrangements. To sign the guest book, go to www.minnichfuneral.com
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