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1926 Katherine 2021

Katherine Schenkel

May 1, 1926 — February 8, 2021


SCHENKEL, Katherine M. (nee Kotash), originally of Yonkers, New York. Beloved wife of the late William P. Schenkel. Survived by brother, Allan (Karen) Kotash of Peekskill, NY. Loving mother of Donna Lanter, Linda Ralston, Dan (Kathy) Schenkel, Lori Schenkel, Michele Mignerey, and the late Deborah Schenkel and Kathy Schenkel. Also survived by her special caregiver and grandson, Bill Ralston; and other grandchildren, Raymond (Shiela) & Ronald Lanter; Kevin (Krista) & Horace Ralston, Jenn (Joe) Owens-Sumpter, Jesse Schenkel, the late Michael Ralston. Great grandmother of Zoe, Oliver, Joey, Kennedy, Hannah, Dillon (Carmen), Jordan (Corey), Madison, Tyler and Raymond Jr. Great-great grandmother to Bailey, Eli, the late Michael and Jayden.

Katherine passed away on Monday, February 8, 2021 at the age of 94 years.

Services will be announced at a later date.

Memorial contributions may be made to Susan G. Komen

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