OBIT: Katherine Kuhn Kristinik
Katherine Mary Kuhn KristinikKATHERINE MARY KUHN KRISTINIK, 90, passed away July 6, 2005. She was born in Houston, Tx., December 22, 1914.For the last five years she resided at St. Dominic Center where she served as a lector, on the Senior Senate, as an officer of Carrying and Sharing and a Catholic Daughter. She loved to play card games and dominoes with the residents and her family. Katherine all of her life, was a faithful servant of God. She loved and cherished her family and was the light of our lives. She was a friend to so many and never knew a stranger. Her love, faith, and wonderful sense of humor will be celebrated today and always. She will be missed by her family and friends but we all thank God for the wonderful gift of her life with us for 90 years.She was preceded in death by her parents, Agnes and Henry Kuhn; Sisters: Dewise and Marie; Brothers: Buddy and Carl; Husband: Don L. Kristinik: Son: Don Kristinik and daughter-in-law Gail Kristinik. She is survived by sons: Richard Kristinik and wife Bobbie; Bill Kristinik and wife Barbara; John Kristinik; daughter-in-law P. Jean Kristinik; and adopted family Tom Uher and wife Ann; Grandchildren: Dayna, Larry, Jean, Shelly, Brad, Alison, Erin, Ruthann, Christi, and Catherine; and twelve great-granchildren.Visitation will be Friday, July 8, 2005 from 1:00 - 4:00 p.m. at J.B Earthman - Tanglewood, 5740 San Felipe@Bering. The Visitation will be extended from 6:00 - 8:00 p.m. with a Rosary recited at 7:00 p.m.in the Warren Chapel at St. Dominic Village, 2401 Holcombe. The Funeral Mass will be 1:30 p.m. Saturday, July 9, 2005 at the Warren Chapel. The celebrant will be Most Reverend Vincent M. Rizzotto. Rite of Committal will follow at Forest Park Lawndale.
Published in the Houston Chronicle on 7/8/2005.