Kathleen O’Donnell


    Kathleen O’Donnell was born August 1, 1988 in Rolla, Missouri to Donald and Linda Falkner Wethy and passed away on Thursday, December 30, 2021 at the age of 33 years.


    Kathleen was always laughing and had a smile on her face. She was a people person and loved to be around her family and friends.
    She loved to aggravate her nephew Gaige. They had a standing joke about Cow Tails candy. One evening when Cathy was visiting Gaige, all she had to say was Cow Tail and the laughter would fill the entire evening.
    She loved to go swimming. She was a licensed cosmetologist and loved to make other people feel pretty. She loved having her fingernails done.
    She was preceded in death by one brother, Donald Wethy Jr.; grandparents, George and Charlotte Faulkner, Walter Wethy and Annetta Beers; great grandmother, Goldie Barton; and cousins, Justin Brim and Wyatt Millard.
    She is survived by her father, Donald Wethy of St. James, Missouri; mother, Linda Bullock and husband Terry of St. James, Missouri; two daughters. Kayla and Bailey Howard of Salem, Missouri; one sister, Lacy Guinn of St. James, Missouri; three nephews, Gaige Guinn, Taylor and Chace Shipp of Salem, Missouri; other relatives and friends.
    Visitation was held from noon to 2 p.m. on January 3, 2022 at the Jones Funeral Home in St. James, Missouri.
    Funeral service was held at 2 p.m. on January 3, 2022 at the Jones Funeral Home in St. James, Missouri.
    Arrangements under the direction of the Jones Funeral Home in St. James, Missouri.