Katherine Susan Stanfield, age 72, of Belle passed away Saturday, December 11, 2021, at SSM Health St. Mary’s Hospital in Jefferson City.
She was born September 13, 1949, in Ironton, a daughter to the late Francis Barton and Sarah (Coleman) Campbell.
Kathy was a 1967 graduate of O’Fallon Tech in St. Louis.
On November 24, 1970, she was united in marriage to Kenneth Stanfield at the St. Pius Catholic Church in St. Louis. Ken survives of their home in Belle.
Kathy had been employed at Mosby in Linn for 36 years before retiring. She was a member of the Belle Community Betterment Association and was very active in the Belle community for which she cared a lot for. Kathy also taught C.C.D. classes at St. Alexanders Church for a time.
Kathy was an artist and loved painting. She was an amateur geologist and liked to go to Jacks Fork to sit in the river and look at all the pretty rocks. She loved to play washers with her family at reunions. Her hobbies also included, traveling, crocheting, camping, hiking, fishing, doing puzzles and playing Trivial Pursuit. She was competitive and very intelligent and she won a lot. Kathy was a kind, caring, compassionate person who always put others needs before her own. Her greatest joy came from time spent with her family. Always smiling and laughing, she will be missed tremendously by her family as well as her community.
In addition to her husband, Ken, she is survived by: three children, James Stanfield and his wife Shari of Columbus, OH, Kelly Reed and her husband Bill King of Bem, MO, and Sara McDaniel and her husband Clay of Belle; seven grandchildren, Sasha, Barron, Paige, Taylor, Garrett, Liam, and Gus; one great-grandchild, Brystal; and two sisters, Aggie Seabaugh and her husband Jerry of Perryville, Mo and Trish Fiebiger and her husband Ralph of DeSoto, Mo as well as many nieces, nephews, extended family members and friends.
She was preceded in death by one great-grandchild, Bentley and four siblings, John, Tony, and Phil Campbell and Frankie Kobler.
Visitation for Kathy will be on Friday, December 17, 2021 at Sassmann’s Chapel in Belle from 4:00 p.m. until 6:00 p.m. Funeral services will follow at 6:00 p.m. with Kevin Runge officiating.
Expressions of sympathy may be made to the Belle Community Betterment Association.