Kathryne McGuigan Sheldon
Kathryne McGuigan Sheldon, 70. Died July 12, 2014. Loving wife of 41 yrs to Wm Bixby Sheldon. Daughter of Kathryne & the late Frank McGuigan, III; sister of Sandy; niece of Bader Elfstrom. Aunt of Bates (Eric), Bixby, Frank (Pele), and Wade (Jack) Childress; and Lillian S. (Chris) Selle; 7 grandnephews and -nieces. Graduate of Webster Groves HS & Bethany College (KS); MFA Institutio Allende, U of Guanajuato, Mexico. Dedicated art teacher at Central Inst. for the Deaf (CID) & Metropolitan School; 18 yrs at Riverfront Times; CID Alumni Assoc. pres.; 14 yrs church newsletter editor.
Kathy’s smile lit up every room. All felt her love through her hugs & cards. Body donated to Wash U Med School.
Thanks to Dr. Maria Baggstrom, BJC Hospice, Cancer Support Comm, and family & friends for wonderful care.
Services: Celebration of Life Wed, July 16, 4 pm, Grace Episcopal Church, 514 E.Argonne Dr, Kirkwood.
Memorial contributions to St. Thomas Deaf Episcopal Church, CID, Starkloff Disability Institute, or St. Louis Artists’ Guild.
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