Katherine Ann (Becker) Barrett died Sept. 12. She was 82.
Mrs. Barrett was born Oct. 21, 1930, in Woodburn. She attended St. Benedict School in Woodburn, and then Mount Angel Academy. Following graduation in 1948, she worked for the State of Oregon in Salem, then at Sacred Heart Hospital in Eugene. A few years later she worked for an agency of the federal government in Santa Rosa, Calif. After several years, she returned to Oregon and worked in Portland, again for the federal government. She married Bob Barrett in 1959, and was a homemaker until returning to work in 1973 at Bird’s Eye Cannery until retirement in 1992.
She is survived by her husband Bob; children Denise, Bob and Tom; seven grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren; brother Father Bruno Becker, Mount Angel; son-in-law Carl; and daughters-in-law Julie and Laurie.
A funeral Mass was celebrated at St. Luke Church in Woodburn.