Kathleen Joan Birk, 73, of Gerald, Mo., passed away on Wednesday, July 15, 2020, at her residence.
She was born on March 2, 1947, to Herman and Eileen (Meyer) Grube in Washington.
She was united in marriage to Marvin Birk on April 5, 1969, at St. Paul's United Church of Christ in Gerald.
Kathleen was a member of St. Paul's United Church of Christ where she served as church secretary and was a member of the quilters and Women's Fellowship. She was very active in her church and helped with funeral meals. She also enjoyed sewing.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Herman and Eileen Grube and brothers, Herman Jr., Roger and James Grube.
She is survived by her husband, Marvin of the home; children, Dayna Weirich and husband Brian and Timothy Lindemeyer and wife Cindy all of Gerald; brother, John Grube; sisters-in-law, Mae Birk of Hermann and Dorothy Birk of Wheaton, Ill.; and six grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.
Visitation will be on Saturday, July 18 from 9-11 a.m. at Gottenstroeter Chapel in Gerald.
Funeral services will follow at 11:00 a.m. with Rev. Glenn Hollander officiating. Burial will be in St. Paul's United Church of Christ Cemetery in Gerald.
Visitation and service are open to the public but please observe restrictions. Mask are requested but not required.