May 20,1936 – July 7, 2015
Katherine was born to Michael and Eva Jahner on May 20, 1936 at Selfridge North Dakota, she was the tenth of twelve children. Katherine married William Deichert on November 5, 1952 in Bismark North Dakota and then moved to Montana, making Billings their home. Katherine enjoyed crocheting, antiques and dancing. Over the years she always helped the elderly in the community. She was preceded in death by her parents; sisters’ Barbara, Rose Magdaline, Wilma, Pauline, Anna Marie, Rosey; brothers Frank, Pete, Pius, Jack and beloved daughter Kathleen. Katherine is survived by her loving family; husband Bill of 63 years, sister Christene Fode, brother and sister-in-law Ray and Myrt Deichert, son Billy and daughters Debbie and Don Hartman and Eva and Will Sharp; six grandchildren, twelve great grandchildren and one great great grandchild. The funeral service will be at 12 p.m. on Saturday July 11, 2015 at the Cremation and Funeral Gallery, 29 8th St West, Billings, Mt. Burial will follow at Sunset Memorial Gardens. Luncheon to follow back at Cremation & Funeral Gallery.