Katherine Alice Pettig, 68, of Troy, passed away on Tuesday, March 19, 2019, at SSM Health St. Joseph Hospital Lake Saint Louis.
She was born May 2, 1950, in Hibbing, Minn., a daughter of the late Gilbert and Alice Katherine (Dickson) Lokken.
Katherine retired from the United States Postal Service in Monroe City as a clerk. She liked fishing, watching QVC and the home shopping channel. You could find her every Friday night, playing bingo with her daughter at the VFW Hall. Katherine enjoyed knitting the family socks and was currently working on a scarf. She was an avid reader especially Stephen King books and took pride in baking cookies for her family.
She is survived by her daughter and son, Brenda Cole (Dan Dames) of Troy, and Christopher Burbach (Cindy) of Troy; two brothers, James Lokken and Joe Lokken; bonus children, Kathy Tegeler of Creve Couer, James Pettig of Cuba and Kim Wallace (James) of Belle; five grandchildren, Levi, Alex, Kadin, Lorelai and Liam; her four-legged best friend, Mickey; aunts, uncles, cousins and many friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents; one son, Seth James Pettig; one brother, Gerald Lokken; one infant sibling; and grandson, Josh.
Friends will be received from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. on Sunday, March 24, 2019, at Kemper-Millard-Keim Family Funeral Chapel, located at 351 Monroe Street Troy, MO 63379.
Graveside service will be at 11 a.m. on Monday, March 25, 2019, at St. Charles Memorial Gardens in St. Charles.
In lieu of flowers, expressions of sympathy may be made to The Family of Katherine Alice Pettig in care of Kemper-Millard-Keim Family Funeral Chapel; P.O. Box 222, Troy, MO 63379.
Arrangements are under the direction of Kemper-Millard-Keim Family Funeral Chapel; 351 Monroe Street Troy, MO 63379.
Online condolences may be made at www.kempermillardkeimfamilyfuneralchapel.com Phone 636-528-8821.