Virginia Kathryn "Kathy" Stoops, age 69, of Anderson, passed away on Saturday, October 19, 2019, at Riverview Hospital in Noblesville following an extended illness. Kathy was born on January 23, 1950, in Elwood to CG and Marie (Henson) Hanlin.
On December 12, 1986, she married Jonathan Stoops and he passed away on Sept. 2, 2019.
Kathy graduated from Wendell L. Willkie High School in 1968. She served her country in the United States Air Force. Kathy retired in 1998, from General Motors Guide Lamp in Anderson in 1998 after 21 years. She was a member of the U.A.W. # 663.
Kathy is survived by her daughters, Lisa (Jason) Hinchman of Anderson, Mayme (Cash) Canfield and Ginger Mercer both of Fishers, sons, John (Julie) Skinner, Jason (Ashley) Stoops, John (Beth) Stoops, Jr. all of Anderson and Rusty (Christina) Stoops of Indianapolis, several grandchildren, sister, Vickie (John) Elder of Anderson.
Kathy was preceded in death by her parents. CG & Marie Hanlin, husband, Jonathan Stoops, brother, Gordon Hanlin and sister, Marie "Lucky" Warner.
Funeral service celebrating Kathy's life will be at 1:00 pm Thursday, October 24, 2019, at Dunnichay Funeral Home in Elwood with her nephew Johnny Elder officiating. Burial will follow in St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery.
Visitation will be Thursday, October 24, 2019, from 11:00 am - 1:00 pm, at Dunnichay Funeral Home, 1113 S. Anderson Street, Elwood, Indiana.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society.
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