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Age 92, of McCandless, passed away February 18, 2013. Katie was born on July 3, 1920 in Tyrone, PA. She graduated from Tyrone High School and attended Penn State University and later was employed by Price Waterhouse in the Administration Department. In 1949, she met and married John "Chip" Proven, with whom she had three children, John G. (Barbara) Proven, Susan P. (David) Payne, and Bryan R. (Janet) Proven. She is the grandmother of John and Matthew Proven, Bryan and Laura Proven, David Payne, Sarah (Thomas) Kiener and Susan (Payne) Phillips; great-grandmother of seven. She is preceded in death by her husband "Chip" Proven and her brother Robert Miller. Katie was a 50 year+ member of Trinity Cathedral and a longtime member of Highland Country Club. She was an avid golfer and an accomplished artist, specializing in china painting. Friends will be received on Friday from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. at the H.P. BRANDT FUNERAL HOME, INC., 1032 Perry Hwy. Ross Twp., 412-364-4444. A funeral service will be held Saturday at 10 a.m. at Trinity Cathedral, 325 Oliver Ave., Pittsburgh PA 15222. (EVERYONE PLEASE MEET AT CHURCH). Memorial donations may be made Trinity Cathedral. Online condolences may be offered at:

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Published in Pittsburgh Post-Gazette from Feb. 20 to Feb. 21, 2013
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