Kathleen 'Katie''s Story
Kathleen "Katie" M. Claypool, 90, of New Castle died Friday, Dec. 15, 2017, at Edison Manor Nursing and Rehabilitation Center.
Born Oct. 9, 1927, in Beaver Falls, the daughter of the late Edward Clyde Pete Freed.
She was a 1945 graduate of Beaver Falls High School and attended Geneva College.
Katie enjoyed all aspects of country living, including horseback riding, dogs, cats and livestock. She was a very unselfish woman and would do anything for anyone at the drop of a hat.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her loving husband, Denny Claypool; daughter, Alice Kathleen Claypool; and brother, Andrew Freed.
Surviving are her two sons, Ross and Lee Claypool; daughter, Denna Claypool; two grandchildren, and two great-grandchildren.
A memorial service will be held at a later date.
Arrangements were handled by the GABAUER-LUTTON FUNERAL HOME & CREMATION SERVICES, INC., 117 Blackhawk Road, Chippewa Township, gabauerfamilyfuneralhomes.com.
Published on December 19, 2017