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Katherine J. Modglin
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Obituary for Katherine J. Modglin

Katherine J. Modglin, 84, of Eldorado, passed away Wednesday, July 19, 2017 in Ferrell Hospital.

Katherine was born in Eldorado on October 31, 1932 to the late Paul and Mary (Joo) Hollo. She was a homemaker and was a member of the Eldorado St. Mary's Catholic Church, St. Mary's Alter Society and the Eldorado American Legion Auxiliary.

On January 16, 1951 she married Harry Modglin and he preceded her in death on July 13, 2009. She is survived by her daughter, Kathy (Dennis) Rider of Eldorado. She is also survived by two grandchildren: Justin Ego of Palmetto, FL and Alex (Leslie) Ego of Eldorado and two great grandchildren: Kaitlin and Paxton Ego. She was preceded in death by a brother Bob Hollo and two half brothers: Pat and Mike Vargo and a half sister Mary Vargo Johnson.

Funeral services for Katherine will be held Monday, July 24, 2017 at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Eldorado at 11:00 AM. Burial will be in St. Mary's Catholic Cemetery. Visitation will be held on Sunday, July 23, 2017 at Watson Funeral Home from 5:00 PM until 7:00 PM.

The family would like to thank Dr. Oldham and the nurses at Ferrell Hospital, Deaconess VNA Hospice and the Egyptian Health Department Home Health for all their help and comfort.

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