in Walnut, Iowa. In January of 2003, Katie moved to the Allen House Assisted Living Center in Atlantic, Iowa, where she quickly became one of the favorites among the residents and staff. Katie died at the Allen House on July 29, 2005 at the age of 100 years, 3 months, and 22 days. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; sisters Mary Hamann and Sophia Roenfeld; and nephew Marvin Roenfeld. Katie is survived by her nephews, Harry Roenfeld and his wife Helen of Elk Horn, IA, Wilbert Roenfeld and his wife Angela of Harlan, IA, and Robert Roenfeld and his wife Karen of Bella Vista, AR; nieces Evelyn Jensen and her husband Reuben of Alexandria, MN, Sharon Clausen and her husband Terry of Treynor, IA, Charlotte Smith and her husband Smitty of Cedar Rapids, IA, and Marcia Mathews of Treynor, IA; niece-in-law Erma Lee Roenfeld of Blue Earth, MN; other relatives and friends.