Kathryn B. "Katie" Apple
Residence: Monticello, Indiana
Died: Monday, April 09, 2018
Location: 5:26 a.m., at the Lakeview Village Senior Living Center of Monticello, Indiana
 
 
Age: 83
Date of Birth: Tuesday, May 01, 1934
Birth place: White County, Indiana
 
 
Father: Clarence O. Benjamin, Sr.  
Mother: Hattie ( Wilson ) Ruggles - Benjamin  
Marital Status: Married
Resided in: Katie had lived in the Monticello, Indiana, area most all her life and had also lived in New Buffalo, Michigan, for twenty - one years.
Funeral Date: Saturday, April 28, 2018
Funeral Location: 12:00 p.m. (EDT) (Noon), Saturday, April 28, 2018, Celebration of Life Service will be at the Zion Bethel Church, 415 S. Third Street, Monticello, Indiana, 47960
Clergy: Rev. Jeff Messer of the Zion Bethel Church of Monticello, Indiana.
Burial will take place: Hughes Cemetery in rural Monticello, Indiana.
Visitation will be: 4:00 to 8:00 p.m. (EDT), Friday, April 27, 2018, at the Miller - Roscka Funeral Home of Monticello, Indiana, and 11:00 a.m., to 11:00 to 12:00 (noon), at the Zion Bethel Church, 415, S. Third Street, Monticello, Indiana, 47960.
Biographical Information: Katie had been in failing health for the last several years. She was the salutatorian of the 1952 graduating class of Buffalo High School of Buffalo, Indiana. Katie sang in a quartet while in high school. She was a very active member of the Zion Bethel Church of Monticello, Indiana, and taught Sunday School for several years. Katie was a true warrior of God. She not only spoke the word of God, she lived her life for him!! Katie was a very interesting person.
Special Services:
Memorial Information: Memorials may be given to the Family. Envelopes will be available here at the funeral home.
Marriage Information: She married Donald G. "Don" Apple on May 16, 1953, at the old Monticello Christian Church on Bluff Street in Monticello, Indiana; he survives.
Survivors include:
Husband,
Donald G. "Don" Apple, I. of Monticello, Indiana;

Children,
Donald G. (wife Pranee) Apple, II. of Brighton, Michigan,
Kenneth D. (wife Kathy) Apple of Greenville, South Carolina,
Stephen M. (wife Cathy) Apple of Belton, Texas, and
Jeffery D. (wife Megan) Apple of LaPorte, Indiana;

Her Czech Son,
Joseph (wife Connie) Harazin of Pigeon Ford, Tennessee;

Twelve (12) Grandchildren;

Twenty - Five (25) Great Grandchildren, and one on the way;

Two (2) Great Great Grandchildren, and one on the way in August;

Siblings,
Joy E. Meyer,
Vera (husband Dale) Timm, and
Patricia "Patti" (husband David) Tolley, all of Monticello, Indiana;

Numerous Nieces, Nephews, Great Nieces, Great Nephews, Great Great Nieces, Great Great Nephews, Cousins, and Friends.
Preceded in Death:
Parents,
Clarence O. and Hattie (Wilson) Benjamin, Sr.;

Eight (8) Sisters,

Two (2) Brothers.
Arrangements by:
Miller - Roscka Funeral Home, 6368 E. US 24, Monticello, Indiana, 47960 ( 574 ) 583 - 8488.