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Katherine J. Stortz

Stortz, Katherine J

Sanford, MI

Katherine passed away September 15, 2018 at the age of 66. She was born September 5, 1952 to the late William and Dorothy Wilke in Fort Knox, Kentucky. She was married for 39 years to Philip M Stortz who predeceased her on July 29, 2014. Katherine had a love for bingo, enjoyed rummaging, playing cards and spending time with family and friends.

Katherine is survived by her children, Heather (Jason) Grice and Cory (Lisa) Stortz; grandchildren, Peyton, Parker, Isabella, Brayden, Ellianna and Isla; and her siblings William (Ruth) Wilke, Karen Lalk and Terry (Sharee) Wilke.

A Life Celebration and luncheon will be held for both Katherine and Philip at 1 PM on Sunday, September 23, 2018 at the American Legion Post #165, 5111 Hedgewood Dr., Midland Michigan. To sign online guestbook, visit All sympathy store items must be sent directly to the family home.