In loving memory of

Kathryn Ann Allspach
February 2, 1934 - June 6, 2022

Kathryn Ann Allspach, 88, of Newton, passed away on Monday, June 6, 2022, at her home surrounded by her loving family. A graveside service will be held at Bethany Cemetery on Saturday, June 11, 2022 at 11:00 a.m. A luncheon will follow at Bea's Place in Baxter, Iowa.

Kathryn was born on February 2, 1934, to Elmer and Dorothy (Rader) Klauenberg. She grew up in Baxter where she attended school. Following school, she married Ralph Allspach on April 30, 1949, in Tama. The couple farmed outside of Baxter then moved to Newton. She enjoyed helping with Girl Scout's, attending functions at the Moose Lodge, and playing in various card clubs.
Kathryn's hobbies included completing puzzles, sewing, gardening, playing cards, coloring, camping, and playing dominos.

Those left to cherish her loving memories are her children Peggy Allspach, Byron (Diana) Allspach, Russell Allspach, Cindy (Bob) Swihart, Teresa Baarda, and Ruby (Lee) Olson; many grandchildren; many great-grandchildren; many great-great- grandchildren; sister Barbara Johnson; and many nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents and husband Ralph.

Fredregill Funeral & Cremation Care has been entrusted with the cremation care of Kathryn.


Sue Cross Mooers wrote on Jun 10, 2022:

"So many memories of being around Kate and family. All bring a smile to my face. Sending love and hugs to all of you !!"

Ira United Church wrote on Jun 7, 2022:

"Our prayers and sympathies are extended to the family and friends of Kathryn Allspach."

Tammy w, schmidt wrote on Jun 7, 2022:

"Even though she had many children of her own so she always made me feel like one of her children too ,her smile so big"

Janet Strickland wrote on Jun 7, 2022:

"So sorry to hear this. Your Mom was always very nice to me. Hopefully you can find peace in her memories. "