Mary Katherine “Kathy” Koche Mary Katherine “Kathy” Kochenderfer

 Mary Katherine “Kathy” Koche Mary Katherine “Kathy” Kochenderfer, 71, of Rupert, passed away peacefully, Monday, February 10, 2014 at her home, following a long illness.

Born January 16, 1943 at Benbush, she was the daughter of the late Noble and Blanche Knotts Davis.

Kathy was a registered nurse who worked with Dr. Dunbar at his Rupert office for many years. She was never without a smile. Kathy was a very good cook and baker. She was of the Catholic faith.

Survivors include her husband of 45 years Miles Kochenderfer; and two daughters Marti Kochenderfer and husband Joe Bonaventura and Becky Banton and husband Mark. She was blessed with three grandchildren Jonathan, Macie and Emma; one brother Don Davis; five sisters Leona George, Norma Jean Summerfield, Hilda Kochenderfer, Carol Irons, and Bunnie Simmons and their families.

The family received friends on February 15, 2014. Services will be private.