84 of Scottsdale, AZ passed away peacefully on April 4 , 2014. A memorial service will be held at Messinger Indian School Mortuary on Friday, April 11 at 2:00 pm. Katie was an active woman-playing tennis, golfing, reading, and enjoyed needlepoint. She is preceded in death by her husband of 60 years, Jim. She is survived by her sons - Jim and Mike of Longmont, Colorado, Tim of Eugene, Oregon and Bobby of Scottsdale, Arizona. Daughter and best friend Mary Kay Parker resides in San Clemente, California. Katie has 13 grandchildren and 5 great grandchildren. Katie was born on February 9, 1930 in Detroit Michigan. Moved to Colorado in the late 1970's and retired to Scottsdale, Arizona in the 1980's.