Katherine M. Banks
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Katherine Marie (Walker) Banks, 72, of Assyria Township, died Friday, May 23, 2014 at University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor.
She was born May 29, 1941 in Battle Creek, the daughter of Omar C. and Marion L. (Hussey) Walker.
Katherine was preceded in death by her husband, Robert Banks in 2005; her parents and brothers, Clinton Walker and Tom Snyder. She is survived by her daughters, Anna Oberline of Bellevue, Vickie Burbank and Karen (Dan) Cullers, both of Battle Creek; son, Fred Burbank of Battle Creek; seven grandchildren and 10 great grandchildren; brothers, Frank (Sheila) Walker of Hickory Corners, Gary (Terry) Walker of Bellevue, Michael (Kathy) Walker of St. Joseph; sisters, Sharon Philo and Cindy Abercrombie, both of Battle Creek.
Katherine was an active softball player in her younger days and enjoyed antiquing, arts and crafts and gardening. She was a member of American Legion Post 298 and PNA Club.
The family will receive friends from 2:00 p.m. until 4:00 p.m. and 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. Tuesday, May 27, 2014 at Shaw Funeral Home. Services will take place 11:30 a.m. Wednesday, May 28, 2014 at the funeral home with Pastor Roxie Perry, Fairfax Community Baptist Church, officiating. Interment, Fort Custer National Cemetery. Memorial donations may go to the family.
The family is being served by Shaw Funeral Home.
Shaw Funeral Homes
2838 Capital Ave Sw Battle Creek, MI 49015
Published in Battle Creek Enquirer from May 24 to May 25, 2014