Irma Kathleen Forster

Kathleen was born December 10, 1924 in Clay County, Missouri, and passed away November 29, 2019 in Platte City, Missouri.

She attended Kearney schools graduating at age 17 and the started her career in Kansas City, Missouri.  Since the early 1950’s she was a resident of Gladstone, Missouri, and a long time member of Gashland United Methodist Church.  Kathleen was employed by Cities Services Oil Company for 24 years, then 22 years for Amoco Oil Company.  There she was an executive secretary until she retired in 1988.  She enjoyed many scenic tours throughout the United States and loved her many pets.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Carl and Pearl (Fry) Cartmill, and baby sister, Grace.

She is survived by cousins.

A graveside service will be held at 1 p.m., Wednesday, December 4, 2019 at Paradise Cemetery, Paradise, Missouri.

Donations may be made to Good Shepard Hospice.

Arrangements in care of Bross & Spidle Funeral Home, Excelsior Springs.