Katharine A. Fisher

Katharine A. Fisher, 61, of Parsons passed away at 1:24 a.m. Monday, Oct. 12, 2020, at Via Christi  St. Francis in Wichita.

Katharine Ann McAfee was born on June 3, 1959, to Harry and Marilyn (DeRenne) McAfee in San Diego, California. Throughout her youth, she grew up and attended schools in various communities while her father served in the U.S. military. After settling in Parsons in 2000, Katharine earned an associate’s degree from Labette Community College, a bachelor’s degree from Fort Hays State University and a master’s degree from University of Phoenix. She worked as a certified nursing aide and certified medical assistant at Medical Lodge in Pittsburg.

She attended Parsons Foursquare Church. While a student at LCC, she was a member of Phi Beta Kappa. Her greatest joy came from spending time with her family. She also loved to read and enjoyed stitchery, sewing, doing puzzles, playing games and spending time on the computer.

Survivors include her longtime companion, Albert Campmier of the home; a son, Jeremy Bradford and his wife, Millisa, of Spring Lake, North Carolina; a daughter, Page Sullivan and her husband, David, of Parsons; four grandchildren, Christopher, Katlynn, Alex and Mikenzie; her father and stepmother, Harry and Emma Lee McAfee of Jane, Missouri; three brothers, Joel McAfee of Rogers, Arkansas, Gordon Mann of Clarksville, Tennessee, and David McAfee of Weirton, West Virginia; and two sisters, Linda Russell and her husband, Jack, of Pittsburg and Bonnie Smith of Pittsburg.

She was preceded in death by her mother.

A private family service will be at a later date. Cremation is under the direction of the Forbes-Hoffman Funeral Home of Parsons.

Online condolences may be left at www.forbeshoffman.com.

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