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Katherine Lanora Pinkston

Katherine Lanora Pinkston, age 73, of Fairview, Missouri

            Katherine Lanora Pinkston, age 73, of Fairview, Missouri passed away Friday, December 23, 2022 at Roaring River Health and Rehabilitation in Cassville, Missouri.

            She was born August 8, 1949 in Haskell, Texas the daughter of William and Ruby (Shepherd) Brandstetter. On April 7, 1969 she was united in marriage to Larry Ellis Pinkston, who preceded her in death on June 2, 2009. Also preceding her in death were her parents; one daughter, Debra Kay Calder and four brothers, Pat, Royce, Donny and Marvin.

            Surviving are three sons, Doug Calder and his wife Tanja of Salado, Texas, Tony Calder and his wife Rynae of Sachse, Texas and Richard Pinkston and his wife Amy of Norfolk, Nebraska; two daughters, Tammy Beery and her husband Craig of Wilmington, Ohio and Kathy Terriquez and her husband Jesse of Fairview, Missouri; one sister, Frankie Susan Brandstetter of Coleman, Texas; thirteen grandchildren and sixteen great-grandchildren with one on the way.

            Katherine attended Lakeview High School in San Angelo, Texas. With her husband being in the military they moved frequently. Katherine played the bass guitar in a family band named True Country. She enjoyed crocheting, reading and playing video games. Katherine absolutely loved her family and she was beloved by all who knew her and will be greatly missed.

            A celebration of life will be held at 10:30 A.M. Thursday, January 5, 2022 at Leigh Community Building in Leigh, Nebraska. Burial will be at Leigh Cemetery in Leigh, Nebraska.

Cremation arrangements are under direction of Fohn Funeral Home in Cassville.

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