Marita Edith Ketcherside of Owensville, Missouri was born on June 15, 1935 in St. Louis, Missouri to William and Edith (Reed) Kaufman and passed away on Tuesday, February 25, 2020 at the age of 84 years.
She married Cloyed C. Ketcherside on July 29, 1950 in Pocahontas, Arkansas.
Marita was a member of Zion Lutheran Church in Owensville, Missouri. She enjoyed sewing, gardening, cooking, bowling and golfing. In her later years she loved going out to dinner with her group of friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents, William and Edith Kaufman; husband, Cloyed Ketcherside; and brother, Allen Kaufman.
She is survived by her sons, Richard Ketcherside and wife Nancy of Owensville, Missouri and Keith Ketcherside and wife Kim of Meriden, Kansas; grandchildren, Curt Ketcherside and wife Melissa of Cuba, Missouri, Matthew Ketcherside and wife Tangelia of Cuba, Missouri and Sam Ketcherside of Meriden, Kansas; six great grandchildren; two great great grandchildren; other relatives and friends.
Visitation was held from 4-8 p.m. on Friday, February 28, 2020 at the Gottenstroeter Funeral Home in Owensville, Missouri.
Graveside services were held at 10 a.m. on Saturday, February 29, 2020 at the St. John’s Lutheran Cemetery in Beaufort, Missouri with Rev. David Roth officiating.
Arrangements under the direction of the Gottenstroeter Funeral Home in Owensville, Missouri.