Of Norfolk, NE, died at her home on January 10, 2016. She is survived by her children, Jessica and Matthew John of Ord, NE, Rebecca and Dominic Smedra of Battle Creek, NE, and Nathanael Fread of Alda, NE; her father, Charles and Julie Hervert of Escondido, CA; her mother, Barbara Biggs of Inavale, NE; two grandchildren, Grace Smedra and Abian John; two brothers, Dave and Penny Hervert of Texas, and Dan and Kris Hervert of Ashton, NE; and her sister, Meghan and Nathan Leon of Escondido, CA. She was preceded in death by her grandparents. Kathryn's funeral was held at First Christian Church of Norfolk on January 15, 2016, with burial at Mt Calvary Cemetery in Ravenna, NE. Home for Funerals of Norfolk cared for her arrangements.