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Kathryn Shell

February 17, 1926 — October 13, 2009

SHELL, Kathryn, age 83, of Kettering, Ohio, died Tuesday, October 13, 2009 at Hospice of Dayton. She was a charter member of Eastmont EUB Church where she taught Sunday school, was in charge of Vacation Bible School for a short time and also served as secretary. Kathryn enjoyed working for the United Way. She was preceded in death by her husband, Harlan Shell in 2005; brother, Francis Myers, and 2 sisters, Mary Free and Alice Young. Kathryn is survived by her son, James (Lorinda) Shell, of Worthington, OH; daughter Christy (Steve) Utz of Miami Township, OH; 4 grandchildren, Kathy Wegner, James �Jamie� and Mark Shell and Aaron Gallion; 5 great-grandchildren, Isaac, Garret and Ashtyn Gallion, Jay and Elijah Shell and numerous nieces and nephews. Services will be held at 11:00 AM on Friday, October 16, 2009 at Routsong Funeral Home, 2100 E. Stroop Rd., in Kettering with Pastor Randy Creamer officiating. Burial in Mt. Zion Shoup Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Hospice of Dayton, 324 Wilmington Ave., Dayton, OH 45420 Condolences and other tributes may be sent to the family at

Funeral Home:
Kettering Routsong Funeral Home
2100 E. Stroop Rd.
Kettering, OH
US 45429

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Tuesday, October 13, 2009

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Friday, October 16, 2009

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Routsong Funeral Home & Cremation Services - Kettering

2100 E Stroop Rd, Kettering, OH 45429

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