Kathryn Ann Loe
Services celebrating the life of Kathryn Ann Loe, 87, were held Thursday, March 17, 2016 at 2:00 p.m. at Hill Crest Funeral Home in the Chapel with interment following in Hill Crest Memorial Park. Officiating was Bro. Buck Furlow. The family received friends Wednesday, March 16, 2016 from 6:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m. at the funeral home. She was born December 15, 1928 in Texarkana, Arkansas and passed away March 15, 2016 in Shreveport, La.
Kathryn spent her life as the principal’s secretary at Greenoaks High School. She loved her career and loved taking care of the kids there, typing many term papers at no costs to those who did not have the means to do so. She took care of her husband who had Parkinson’s disease. She was a woman who spent her life giving and lived her life for her kids, grandkids and always looked forward to getting pictures of her great grandbabies.
Kathryn was preceded in death by her parents, Charlie DePrato and Thelma Elgin DePrato; her husband, Thomas N. Loe; her sisters, Evelyn Hickerson, Dorothy Wiggins and brother, Tom DePrato. She is survived by her daughters; Kathy Elam (Kirk) of Baton Rouge, Deborah Detty (Shreveport); Grandchildren, Tommy Detty (Christina), John Detty (Matthew), Jason Elam (Anne), Chad Elam and Ashley Elam (Joe) and great grandchildren, Aubrey and her mother Kasey, Rosemary Elam, Oliver Elam and Nash Gonzales. Also left to cherish her memory are her special sisters-in-law, Ann Baxter, Linda Tompkins (Carl) and Melva Youngblood. She is survived by a host of nieces, nephews and friends that she cherishes and her special son Frankie McCray.
Special thanks to Kathryn’s special friends from Meals on Wheels who brightened each day by providing a hot meal. She loved you all. Special thanks also goes to St. Joseph’s Hospice Nurses, Jamie, DeShonda and Leslie. Memorial Contributions in honor of Kathryn Ann Loe can be made to Meals on Wheels in care of Council on Aging.
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