From the Chatsworth Plaindealer Chatsworth,Livingston,Illinois
MRS. KATHRYN MOOTZ JULY 9, 1964
Mrs. Kathryn Mootz, 72, of Chatsworth died at Samaritan Hospital, Mt. Vernon, Friday, July 3 where she had been a patient for nine days. Funeral services were Monday morning at St. Peter and Paul's Church with the Rev. Michael Van Raes officiating. Pallbearers were Francis Kurtenbach, James Smith, John T. Franey, Dan Donovan, Kenneth Jones and Dwaine Lighty. Burial was in St. Patrick's Cemetery. Mrs. Mootz was born in Chatsworth, June 29, 1892, the daughter of Patrick and Mary Ann Murphy. She was married to Nickolas J. Mootz August 3, 1910 at Chatsworth. He died Oct. 6, 1954. Surviving are on sister, Mrs. Lou Hudson, Chatsworth; one brother, Thomas Farley, Chatsworth; three sons, Patrick, California, Thomas, Chatsworth; and James, Chicago; four daughters, Miss Helen Mootz, Lincoln; Mrs. Clarence Diercouff, Colorado Springs, Colorado; Mrs. Arthur Lange, Gilman; and Mrs. Victor Gladkoski, Chicago; 10 grandchildren and five great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, one brother and one sister. She was a member of Sts. Peter and Paul's Catholic Church.