IANTHA-A graveside service will be held at 10 a.m. Monday at Iantha Cemetery for Catherine “Katy” Baston, 84, Iantha, who died early Thursday morning, Aug. 8, 2013, at Freeman West Hospital in Joplin. Rev. Lee Shaver will officiate.
Arrangements are under the direction of Daniel Funeral Home, Lamar.
Visitation will be held from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Good Samaritan Shop, in care of the funeral home.
Condolences may be left at www.danielfuneralhome.net.
Survivors include a son and daughter-in-law, Rick and Charlotte Baston, Birch Tree; two daughters, Susie Baston Marti, Iantha, and Pat Baston, Springfield; a sister-in-law, Claudia Perry, Springfield; nine grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by a brother, Bill Perry.
Mrs. Baston was born May 30, 1929, in Rich Hill, to Elmer and Elma (Vogt) Perry. She was a gardener and a homemaker.
She married Claude Baston and they made their home and reared their three children in Iantha. He preceded her in death on July 19, 2009.