Katsue Jeffrey

Katsue Marico Jeffrey, 84, Minot, died on Thursday, Feb. 14, 2013, in a Minot adult foster care home.

Katsue was born on April 24, 1928, in Japan to Kaname Hara. She was reared and educated in Japan and resided there until 1958. Katsue was once married to Gary Jeffrey and they made their home in Minot, where she was employed at Minot Laundry and Cleaners as a seamstress for more than 30 years. She retired in 1993, but had continued to reside in Minot.

Katsue especially enjoyed oil painting and was an avid reader of the Bible.

Katsue has no known survivors but several very good friends. She was preceded in death by her parents and twin brothers.

Book signing: Tuesday, Feb. 19, from noon to 5 p.m., in Thomas Family Funeral Home, Minot.

Those wishing to sign the online memorial register or share memories are invited to use the expressions of sympathy section at (www.thomasfamilyfuneralhome.com).