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Kathryn Ann Otte  
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Kathryn Ann Otte, 89 of Findlay, Ohio, passed away at 10:25 p.m. on Saturday, May 25, 2019 at Birchaven Village. Katy was born on July 22, 1929 in Highland Township, Defiance County, Ohio, to the late Clayton Webster and Bertha Viola (Marshall) Sanford. On May 26, 1956 Katy married Kenneth William Otte in Highland Presbyterian Church in Defiance, Ohio. Kenneth survives along with a son, David Otte of Findlay, Ohio; a daughter, Susan (Otte) Rufty of Columbus, Ohio; a sister, Mary Ruth Shaffer; and several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by a sister, Norma Jean Schubert. Katy was a 1947 graduate of Ayersville High School. She graduated from International Business College in 1948. Katy was a member of First Lutheran Church in Findlay, where she served as treasurer of the WELCA Women's Group. Visitation for friends and family will be held from 4-8 p.m. on Wednesday, May 29, 2019 at Kirkpatrick-Behnke Funeral Home, 500 Lima Avenue, Findlay, Ohio 45840 and also from 10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. Thursday, May 30, at the church. The funeral service will begin at 11:00 a.m. on Thursday at First Lutheran Church, 109 E. Lincoln Street in Findlay, Ohio. A Graveside Service will be held at 2:30 p.m. Thursday at Riverview Memorial Gardens in Defiance, Ohio. Memorials may be made to First Lutheran Church, 109 East Lincoln Street, Findlay, Ohio 45840 or to a charity of the donor's choice. Online condolences may be shared with the family at www.kirkpatrickbehnke.com.