Katherine Schumacher

Saturday, February 2, 2002

Katherine "Kitty" Collins Schumacher, 82, died Tuesday, Jan. 29, 2002, in Bokelia, Fla.

She was born Jan. 25, 1919, at Portageville, Mo. She and Francis H. Schumacher of Kelso, Mo., were married in 1937 at Kelso.

The Schumachers lived near Cape Girardeau until moving to Florida in 1957.

Survivors include 12 children, 29 grandchildren and 33 great-grandchildren.

Funeral is at 10 a.m. today in Florida.

Coral Ridge Funeral Home in Cape Coral, Fla., is in charge of arrangements.