Kathleen J. Ehret, 53, LaGrange, died Thursday, January 9, 2014 at Parkview LaGrange Hospital.
She was born December 25, 1960, in LaGrange County, to Oscar Sr. and Marjorie (Hurt) Ritchie.
Living all her life in LaGrange County, she graduated from ITT Technical Institute and was an architectural drafter for MSKTD and Associates, Inc. in Ft. Wayne, Ind., working on numerous building projects in the Ft. Wayne area. She was a member of the National Vocational Honor Society.
She was married November 17, 1978, in LaGrange, to Wayne Ehret. He survives.
Also surviving are two daughters and one son-in-law, Marjorie and Todd Otto, Auburn, Ind., and April Ehret, LaGrange; two grandchildren, Sadie R. Ehret and Alexander J. Otto; three sisters, Della Gill, Angola, Ind., Thelma (Paul) Kassee, Stroh, and Mildred F. Springer, LaGrange.
She was preceded in death by her parents and one brother, Oscar “Pocket” Ritchie Jr.
Visitation is 4-6 p.m. Friday, January 17, at Frurip-May Funeral Home in LaGrange.
Memorial service will be 6 p.m. Friday, January 17, at Frurip-May Funeral Home in LaGrange.
Online condolences may be sent at www.fruripmayfuneral home.com.
Frurip-May Funeral Home in LaGrange is in charge of arrangements.