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Katherine "Kathy" M. Rhoades

Katherine "Kathy" M. Rhoades
August 15, 1952 -  April 29, 2019

Katherine M. ‘Kathy’ Rhoades, age 66, of Fremont
Died Monday April 29, 2019 at home.

Kathy was born August 15, 1952 in Fremont to Robert and Marie ‘Dryden’ Imus. She was raised in Fremont and attended Fremont schools. After her schooling Kathy began her family, raising 5 children. During her working years she worked as a CNA at the Fremont Care Center (now Nye Pointe). She married Mickey Rhoades on December 9, 1995. Mickey was an Over The Road Truck Driver and Kathy was his travel companion for many years. On Saturday’s Kathy was an avid Husker Fan and on Sunday’s she was an avid Minnesota Viking fan.

Husband – Mickey of Fremont
Children – Bruce (friend Angela Doolittle) Martens of Fremont
Sonja Barrera of Fremont
Ranae (Rick) Ehlers of Grand Island
Rhonda (Sergio) Figueroa of Beloit, KS.
Robin (Mouse) Martens of Fremont
Janie Petersen of Waterloo
16 grandchildren and 7 great grandchildren
5 sisters – Pat (Kevin) Neve of Omaha, Donna (Bill) Kahler of Sturgis, SD.; Dorothy Kilpela of Grand Rapids, MN.;
Brenda (John) James of Hill City, MN.; and Lori Washburn of Calumet, MN.
4 brothers – Bob Imus of Fremont, Butch (Jackie) Imus of Lyons, Roger (Tami) Swanson of Gretna and
Kevin (Shari) Swanson of Taconite, MN.
Sisters-in-law – Amy & Julie
Brother-in-law – Jim
Father-in-law – DG (Peg) Rhoades of Crescent, IA.
Many nieces and nephews

Kathy was preceded in death by her parents, step-son Matt, one brother Larry, mother-in-law Nola and brother-in-law Charlie.

The funeral service will be Thursday, May 2, at 2pm at the Ludvigsen Mortuary Chapel in Fremont. The Rev. Scott Jensen will officiate. Visitation will continue after the service until 6pm. Burial will be at a later date.

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