Karin Kathryn Major Yetter 1941 - 2010
Funeral Mass for Karin Kathryn Major Yetter, 69, will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday, April 28, at Sacred Heart Church, 2646 S. 34th St., Kansas City, Kan. Private internment will be at Oaklawn Memorial Gardens in Olathe.
Mrs. Yetter died peacefully, surrounded by her children, sister and dear friend, on Saturday, April 24, 2010, at Kansas City Hospice House.
She was born March 3, 1941, in Chicago, where she lived until 1967. She has lived in Johnson County since 1979 with her family.
After raising her children, she enjoyed several different employment opportunities, the most recent of which was at Children’s Mercy Hospital in Kansas City.
Survivors include her children, Ellen Yetter (John Thurn), Diane Yetter, Kathryn Blundell (Ken), Susan Cole (Richard) and John Yetter (Susan); three grandchildren; her previous spouse, Richard Yetter (Mary); three siblings Kevin Major (Louise); Donald Major (Vicki) and Maureen Major Dix; and a large extended family.
Visitation will be from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. Tuesday, April 27, at Porter Funeral Home, 8535 Monrovia, Lenexa.
The family suggests memorials to Kansas City Hospice House, 12000 Wornall Road, Kansas City, MO 64145, or Saint Luke’s Hospital Foundation, 4225 Baltimore Ave., Kansas City, MO 64111.
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