| Mrs. Katherine Lohr Van Dusen, 87, of 202 W. First St. passed away on Saturday, June 11, 2011 at Carolina Care Center of Cherryville.
Mrs. Van Dusen was born on January 30, 1924 in Gaston County a daughter of the late George V. Lohr and Bessie Lee Shelton Lohr. She was a homemaker and volunteered at Cherryville Area Ministries. Mrs. Van Dusen also loved to read and study the Bible and held a Bible study class at Carolina Care in Cherryville for several years.
Survivors include her son and daughter-in-law Michael Van Dusen and Rosannah of Avon, CT; her twin brother Keith Lohr and wife Jean of Cherryville and five grandchildren, Christopher, Jason, Jessica, Marissa and Kristen Van Dusen.
In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband William Van Dusen, a son, G. William Van Dusen, infant sister, Annie Laura Lohr and two brothers Dermont and George Lohr.
Funeral Services will be held at 11:00AM Wednesday, June 15, 2011 at Stamey~Cherryville Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Ken Gibson officiating.
Burial will be in the Lohr family plot at Holy Communion Lutheran Church in Dallas.
Memorials may be made to Cherryville Area Ministries, 212 N. Mountain St. Cherryville, NC 28021.
Stamey~Cherryville Funeral Home is serving the family of Mrs. Van Dusen.