Kathryn J. Frederick, 79, of Wood River, passed away at 7:10 p.m. Friday, May 22, 2015, at Alton Memorial Hospital.
Born in Butler on May 4, 1936, she was the daughter of Merle Leon and Opal (Hutton) Mitchell.
A member of Holy Angels Catholic Parish, she had been a secretary the Ohio School System.
On Jan. 16, 1953, in Harvey, she married Donald Frederick. He survives.
Surviving also are a son, Bob Frederick of Lynwood; and nieces and nephew, Judith Rice, Karen Leight and Richard Shores.
Her parents and a sister, Evelyn Shores, preceded him in death.
A Memorial Mass will be celebrated at a later date.
Marks Mortuary in Wood River is in charge of arrangements.