Mary Kathryn "Kate" Ball, 88, of Vienna, passed away Sept. 19, 2013, at Camden Clark Medical Center, St. Joseph's Campus.
She was born Aug. 12, 1925, in Wood County, a daughter of the late Francis Hobart and Louise Samuels Taylor.
She was a graduate of Belpre High School. In 1989, she retired from Camden-Clark Memorial Hospital where she worked as an LPN. She was a member of Family Fitness Center, the "Arthritis Club" and enjoyed spending time with her family and friends. She was a member of Beechwood Presbyterian Church, Clara Edna Chapter of the Eastern Star and Woodmen of the World.
Kate is survived by a son, Charles W. Ball Jr. of Guysville, Ohio; a sister, Barbara Winters of Vienna; her beloved dog, Shadow; three grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Charles W. Ball; a daughter, Susanna K. Ball; two brothers, Edward J. and Francis H. Taylor; and a nephew, Richard Donovan Winters Jr.
Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Tuesday at Lambert-Tatman Funeral Home, 3005 Grand Central Ave., Vienna, W.Va., with Pastor Rick Johnson officiating. Burial will follow at Evergreen North Cemetery. Visitation will be 4-8 p.m. Monday at the funeral home.
An online guestbook for condolences is available at www.lamberttatman.com