Kathryn T. Schaper, 66, of DeKalb Junction died July 7, 2013, at her home. The Allen-Denesha Funeral Home in DeKalb Junction is entrusted with arrangements. Services will be at a later date.
Kathy is survived by her husband, Ronald Williams; daughter, Carol and her husband Michael Guentherman, Wylie, Texas; son in law, Phil Barton, Schulter, Oklahoma; and grandchildren, Matthew Barton, Kylie Guentherman, Ashley Guentherman, and Katy Guentherman.
She was predeceased by a daughter, Anne Barton.
Kathryn was born on January 11, 1947 in Salem, Massachusetts, the daughter of Richard and Kathrine VanWhelle. She graduated from Ewing High School, Ewing, NJ in 1964, she received her bachelor of political science degree from Hood College in Frederick, Maryland, and she then attended New York Theological Seminary. Kathy was a teacher’s aide at Hermon DeKalb Central School for over 20 years.
She was a member of the DeKalb Historical Association, and CSEA. She loved animals, milking cows, dogs, gardening (plants and flowers), she was a professional knitter, making items for TAUNY, Pickens General Store, and the Cancer Centers. Contributions can be made to the DeKalb Historical Association and the American Cancer Society.
Online condolences can be made at www.allendeneshafuneralhome.com.