Katherine Buchwald, longtime Marshalltown resident, most recently of Ames and Story City, departed this earthly life after being here three days short of 96 years. Her life was full of laughter and love and it was time to go see her friends and family above.
Funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m. Saturday, November 18th, at the Mitchell Family Funeral Home. She will be laid to rest in the Riverside Cemetery. Visitation will be held one-hour prior to the services. For condolences, please visit www.mitchellfh.com. Ph. 641-844-1234.
Left to cherish her memory are her children- Diana (Larry) Nichols, of Marshalltown, and Guy (Liz) Buchwald, of Ames; 12 grandchildren; 40 great-grandchildren; her half-sister Alline Roberts, of Ames, and numerous cousins, friends and acquaintances.