It is with sadness that the family of Katherine Alexandra Van Horn announces her passing on September 18, 2012. Kathy will be dearly missed by her husband Jim–semicolon– sons Geoffrey (Erin), Dennis (Lisa) and Nathan–semicolon– grandchildren Elliot and Alice–semicolon– mother Helen Slipchuk–semicolon– brothers Paul Slipchuk (Charlotte), David Slipchuk and Leonard Slipchuk (Deborah)–semicolon– sisters Evelyn Carr (John) and Marilyn Ouellet (Gilles), numerous aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews and close friends.
She was predeceased by her father Alexander and her brother Robert.
Mass of Christian Burial will be held at St. Albert Parish on Monday, September 24, 2012 at 11:00 a.m. Cremation will follow.
The family would like to thank Dr. Belch, Jo-Anne Hewitt and staff at the Cross Cancer Institute. In addition we would like to thank Dr. Deidre Clarke, Dr. John Clark and the staff of unit 17 at the Sturgeon Community Hospital for their support during her illness.
In lieu of flowers, donations are requested to be sent to the Myeloma Alberta Support Society, PO Box 76135, RPO Southgate, Edmonton, AB, T6H 5Y7.
She was a wonderful wife, mother, grandmother, daughter, sister, sister-in-law, aunt and teacher. She has left an indelible imprint on the lives of many people and will be truly missed.