Katherine Esther Berry, 84, of Lampasas died March 16, 2020 at a local nursing home.

Graveside funeral service will be March 20 at 2 p.m. in Oak Hill Cemetery.

Visitation is that morning from 10 a.m. until noon at Sneed Funeral Chapel.

Kathy was born Dec. 9, 1935 in Cripple Creek, Colorado to Charles Joseph Harrison and Katherine E. (Boehner) Harrison.

She moved to this area in 1956 and met a young man named Alton Thomas Berry. Shortly after, they were married in 1957.

Kathy was an active member of the community, serving as a Girl Scout leader, member of the Garden Club and Sweet Adelines, and she later volunteered at Metroplex Hospital holding newborn babies. She was a member of Central Christian Church and Community Church. Her life work was babysitting her grandchildren and many other children in the community.

Kathy is survived by two sons, Brett Allen Berry (Sherrie) and Thomas Van Berry (Dayna); daughter, Shelly Rene’ Berry; and seven grandchildren, Kristopher Morin, Marley Moncus (Luke), Bethany Hair (Michael), Brady Berry, Kirby Berry, Hadley Berry and Gage Berry.

She was preceded in death by her husband and five brothers.

Memorial donations in her name may be made to Community Church in Lampasas or the Ronald McDonald House Charities in Temple.