The Free Press, Mankato, MN

News Ticker

Obituaries

September 21, 2012

Katherine D. 'Kathy' Doring

—   Katherine D. Doring, age 90, of Mankato, died Thursday, September 20, 2012 at the Good Samaritan Society  -Stillwater.

  Funeral Service will be held at 1:00 p.m., Tuesday, September 25, 2012 at Immanuel Lutheran Church, Mankato.   Burial will be in Woodland Hills Memorial Park, Mankato.  Visitation will be held one hour prior to the service at the church. Mankato Mortuary is in charge of arrangements.

  Katherine was born December 20, 1921 to Ralph L. and Dorothy A. (Bell) Brown in Star Prairie, WI.  She was confirmed into the Lutheran Faith on April 10, 1941 at St. Luke's Lutheran Church in New Richmond, WI. Katherine married Marvin A. Doring on June 7, 1942 at St. Luke's Lutheran Church, New Richmond, WI.

  She was a member of Immanuel Lutheran Church, the church choir, the auxiliary, and the study guild.  She was a past extension leader.  Katherine enjoyed music, decorating, floral design, and sewing.

  Katherine is survived by her daughter, Dawn (Ronald) Melcher of Hugo, MN; two sons, Gary (Ursula) Doring of Oakland, CA and Greg Doring of Mankato; six grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; sister, Jeannette (Orville) Rivard of New Richmond, WI; nieces and nephews.

  Katherine was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Marvin in 2003; son, Larry Doring; a granddaughter, Rachel Campbell; sister, Mae Stalker; and brother, Ralph Brown.

1
Text Only | Photo Reprints
Obituaries
  • Dr. Richard Meyer.JPG Dr. Richard Hollister Meyer

      Dr. Richard Hollister Meyer, 84, passed away peacefully on November 22, 2013 in Surprise, Arizona.

    April 23, 2014 1 Photo

  • Kenneth Roy Tupa

      Kenneth Roy Tupa, 64, of Brownton, MN on 4/18/14.

    April 23, 2014

  • Dolores Wagner-o.jpg Dolores Mary Wagner

      Dolores Mary Wagner, age 88 of Mankato, was found deceased in her home on April 20, 2014.

    April 23, 2014 1 Photo

  • Karen Ann Lorge 042314 - O.tif Karen Ann Lorge

      Karen Ann Lorge, 60, of Mankato, died Sunday, April 13, 2014, at Sunrise Hospital in Las Vegas, Nevada.

    April 23, 2014 1 Photo

  • Rita Ann (Gaul) Severns

      Rita Ann (Gaul) Severns of North Mankato and formerly of St. Peter, died Sunday April 20, 2014 at Mayo Clinic Health Systems in Mankato.

    April 23, 2014

  • Frances "Frani" Anderson

      Frances "Frani" Anderson, age 68, of Waseca, died on Sunday, April 20, 2014, at the Lake Shore Inn Nursing Home of Waseca.

    April 23, 2014

  • Shirley Sizer

      Shirley Sizer, age 82, of St. James died Saturday, April 19, 2014, at Mayo Clinic Health System-Mankato.

    April 23, 2014

  • Beverly J. Boys

    Beverly J. Boys
     Anyone bringing food can deliver it to the Le Center Legion Club between 9-12 on Thursday.

    April 23, 2014

  • Raymond Bowers 042314 - O.jpg Raymond (Ray) Bowers

      Raymond (Ray) Bowers, age 90, of Madelia, Minnesota died on April 18, 2014, at his home in Madelia, Minnesota.

    April 23, 2014 1 Photo

  • Linda Carol McGraw-Ellesmere

     Linda Carol McGraw-Ellesmere, age 68, of Mankato, died Tuesday, April 22, 2014, at Mayo Clinic Health System - Mankato.

    April 23, 2014