Anthens, Katherine (August 4, 1894 - August 3, 1986)
Douglas Budget - August 14, 1986Katherine Anthens, a former resident of Douglas, passed away Aug. 3, just one day before her 92nd birthday.
She was born Aug. 4, 1894 in Nebraska and moved to Douglas with her parents at age seven. She was the daughter of former mayor of Douglas, William H. Anthens. She attended school in Douglas and subsequently went to Denver where she attended the University and was a member of the Delta Zeta sorority.
In 1920 the family moved to Sioux City, IA where she resided until 1960 at which time she moved to California after retiring from the Live Stock National Bank. She was preceded in death by her parents, four brothers and one sister. She is survived by one sister, Mrs. Harrie McPeek of Alhambra, CA and two nieces, Darlene Anthens of Garden Grove, CA Katherine Krekow of Oregon. She was a life member of the Woodbine Chapter No. 18 of Douglas.