Obituary: Katherine Sue Stroud

February 21, 1953 – July 16, 2019

(BEDFORD) – Katherine Sue (Costin) Stroud, 66, passed away Tuesday, July 16, 2019, at her residence.

Born February 21, 1953, in Poplar Bluff, Missouri, she was the daughter of Alfred and Bonnie (Tully) Costin.  She married John Robert Stroud III March 1, 1975, and he preceded her in death December 12, 2018.

She retired from MISO where she was manager of information technology and previously worked at Indiana University Health in Bloomington over 20 years. Katherine enjoyed weaving and quilting.   She loved a variety of music, theater, art, traveling, and spending time with her grandkids.  Katherine was a member of the First Assembly of God Church where she served as choir director and was very involved.  She was enthusiastic, creative, and encouraging.

Surviving: children, Carrie (Anthony) Owens of Bedford Skylar (Mandy) Stroud of Bedford, grandchildren, Innes Owens, Marek Stroud,  Asher Owens,  Eli Owens, Josiah siblings, Deanna Faye (Bryce) Willis of Warrensburg, Missouri, Mary Jane Bruce of Ash Grove, Missouri,Bonnie Jean Costin of Bedford, Robert Dean (Lisa) Costin of Crawfordsville sister-in-law, Brenda Costin of Shelbyville

Her parents; husband; brother, Allan Lynn Costin; and brother-in-law, Ralph Bruce, preceded her in death.

Funeral service will be at 7:00 p.m. Friday, July 19, at the First Assembly Church of God with Pastor Bill McKee officiating.  Graveside service will be at 10:30 a.m. Saturday at Mitchell Cemetery.

The family will receive friends from 4:00 – 7:00 p.m. Friday at the church.