Kathleen Porter Herrington passed away Tuesday, January 21st, at the age of 72 in Ponca City, Oklahoma. Kathy was born November 10, 1947 to William and Evelyn Buttrum Porter. She was the oldest of four children. Kathy grew up in the Tulsa area and graduated from McClain High School in 1966. After graduation, she enlisted in the U.S. Army and served as a Surgical Technician during the Vietnam War. Upon discharge, Kathy lived in various states, and in 1984 she married Tim Herrington. They both attended Oklahoma Baptist University, and Kathy graduated with a BSN, RN in 1995. She lived in Ponca City the last eight years of her life. Tim and Kathy were married for 35 years.
Kathy was preceded in death by her father, mother and brother. She is survived by her husband of the home and two sisters, Susan and Mary
A Memorial Service will be held in Kathy’s honor at 2pm on Friday, January 24th, at the NewPoint Church, 109 W Hartford Ave, Ponca City.
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