Kathryn Marie Risley

Kathryn Marie Risley, 77, of Calhoun, La., died Thursday, Feb. 6, 2014.

Mrs. Risley was born August 13, 1936, in North Warren, PA. She did furniture upholstery.

She is preceded in death by her husband of 29 years, Ronald Risley; mother and stepfather, Velma & Gerald Osborne of Russell, PA; father and stepmother, Charles and Margaret Arp of Clarendon, PA; brother, Curtis Arp of Russell, PA; sister, Claudia Barr of Sugar Grove, PA; grandson, Patrick Stanton; greatgrandson, Bradley Stanton.

She is survived by her two daughters, Geraldine “Gerri” Lindell of Russell, PA and Kathleen and husband, John Nelson of Monroe, LA; two sons, Alfred “Skipper” and wife, Patty Troutman of Warren, PA and Michael Williams Shatto; sister, Coral “Coke” Hoover of Russell, PA; brother, Dennis Arp of Russell, PA; stepsister, Donna and husband, Al White of Mechanicsburg, PA; sisterinlaw, Sally Arp of Russell, PA; seven grandchildren; ten greatgrandchildren along with numerous nieces and nephews.

Visitation was held Saturday, Feb. 8 from 1 until 2 p.m. at Kilpatrick Funeral Home, West Monroe, LA, at which time a funeral service was held in the Chapel of the Kilpatrick Funeral Home with Rev. Robert Boyd officiating.