Kathryn Lenora Rex, 88, went home to our Lord on May 11, 2013, surrounded by her flowers, as she called her family members.
She was born to the late Roy G. and Bessie C. (Adkins) Swank in Olive Green, Ohio, on Nov. 22, 1924. She married Wayne R. Rex on June 25, 1940.
In addition to her husband, she was preceded in death by a son, Carl L. Rex; sisters, Margaret, Mildred and Ruth; and a brother, Roy W. Swank.
Kathryn provided a loving home for her family. She was a beloved mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and great-great-grandmother. She attended Porterfield Baptist Church in Little Hocking. Mother was such a kind, loving and generous woman who walked as a faithful follower of our Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ.
She is survived by her siblings, Sarah Oliver, Pearl Soffron, Jim Swank, Bill Swank and Doris Edman; daughters, Donna Davenport, Ruth Rex, Karen (Steve) Lutz and Kathy (Catherine Parham) Rex; son, Roy Rex; 12 grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren; and six great-great-grandchildren.
Memorial contributions may be made to Porterfield Baptist Church.
Online condolences may be sent to the family by visiting www.leavittfuneralhome.com