Katherine J. Frazier


March 11, 1921 - Jan. 18, 2013



Katherine J. Frazier (nee Houston), a lifelong Nekoosa resident, passed away Friday, Jan. 18, 2013, at Manor Care in Pewaukee at the age of 91. Katherine was born March 11, 1921, in Port Edwards, the daughter of Henry and Emma (nee Jacobs) Houston.  She was married to former Nekoosa resident William Frazier Jr. for more than 40 years.  He preceded her in death in 1984.


Katherine was the loving mother of  Sharon Hanson of Friendship, William (Charlotte) Frazier III of McHenry, Ill., David (Karen) Frazier of Spokane Wash., Donald (Judy) Frazier of Waukesha, Susan Frazier (Marty) of Glenwood Springs, Colo., and the late Janice Hobbs. Katherine is also survived by her sisters, Blanche Gildenzoph of Nekoosa and Emma Blanchard of Antigo, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, great-great-grandchildren, other relatives and friends.


 A memorial gathering will be held from 4:30 p.m. until the 5 p.m. memorial service Friday, Jan. 25, at Beautiful Savior Lutheran Church, 1205 S. East Ave., Waukesha. Burial of cremated remains  at Riverside Cemetery in Nekoosa will be private.


Church and Chapel Funeral Home in Waukesha is assisting the family with arrangements. For further information, please call 827-0659.