Catherine Marie "Kate" McKown

Catherine "Kate" Marie McKown

AGE: 75 • Tampa, FL

Catherine Marie "Kate" McKown, 75, of Tampa, FL, passed away on Tuesday, February 18, 2014. She was born on Oct. 25, 1938 in Norristown, PA. Catherine was one of seven children. She married Harry "Mickey" McKown in Philadelphia, PA on Oct. 1, 1971. They had one child. She was a former resident of West Creek, NJ for 20 years. She was employed by the Showboat Casino in Atlantic City, NJ as a server for 10 years. She enjoyed cooking, word search and spending time with her family. Catherine is survived by her loving daughter, Jennie K. Leon and her husband Mark and granddaughter, Ashley Leon. She was preceded in death by her husband, Harry McKown. Relatives and friends are invited to a memorial service for Catherine at 4 p.m. Saturday, March 1, 2014 at Blount & Curry, Terrace Oaks Chapel. The family will receive friends one hour prior to service time. Words of comfort may be expressed at

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Blount & Curry Funeral Homes - Terrace Oaks Chapel
12690 North 56th Street Tampa, FL 33617

Published in Beach Haven Times on Feb. 27, 2014