Kathleen Ellen Ronan Pester

Pester, Kathleen Ellen Ronan (May 10, 1954 - January 18, 2013) was preceded in death by her beloved parents E. William and Marjorie Fordyce Ronan. She is survived by daughters: Dr Jennifer (Dr Howard) Grattan of Oregon; RN Rebecca C. Becky' (Corey D.) Nelson of Nebraska; OT Sarah E. (Andrew) Norris of Georgia; and SLP Melissa C. (affianced Kevin Hynes) Pester of Missouri; the father of her children David Joe Pester of Missouri; and sister Colleen (Steven) Asaro of Texas; Aunt Nancy Fordyce (Dr Richard) Doutt; grandchildren: Addisen Nelson, David and Sophia Grattan, and Julian Norris also numerous cousins and friends in Ohio, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, California, Colorado, Iowa, Missouri, Georgia, and Texas. Ronan' loved ÷MEUTES and debating graduating 16th from Parma Senior High in 72 and with honors from Otterbein University in 75 where she participated in basketball, volleyball, softball, Sibyl (the yearbook) WOBN (radio station), the Literary Society, Quiz and Quill, Epsilon Kappa Tau sorority. Kathie was passionate open to everything and welcomed every new opportunity or experience with JOY. Her greatest JOY was her daughters. Services: Her 22 year struggle with astro-cytoma ended January 18th, Her Celebration of Life was held at EdenHill Chapel in New Braunfels, TX. Hope Hospice in New Braunfels for donations please. You are invited to sign the Guestbook at www.porterloring.com Arrangements with PORTER LORING MORTUARY NORTH 2102 NORTH LOOP 1604 EAST SAN ANTONIO, TX 78232 (210) 495-8221


Published in St. Louis Post-Dispatch on Jan. 30, 2013