MASURY, Ohio (MyValleyTributes) – Katherine “Katie” H. McKelvey, of Masury, Ohio, passed from this life on Saturday, September 3, 2022, while a patient in O’Brien Memorial Nursing Home, Masury, following a period of declining health. She was 87.

Katherine was born April 8, 1935, at home in Masury, a daughter to Alfred G. and Minnie I. (Pearson) Schmidt.

She graduated in 1953 from Brookfield High School and was a proud homemaker.

She was a member of the Church of God, Hubbard, Ohio and the Ladies Auxiliary of the Brookfield Township Volunteer Fire Department.

In her spare time, she enjoyed camping, fishing and cheering on the Pittsburgh Pirates.

Survivors include her brother, Alfred L. Schmidt of Masury and her nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her husbands, Eugene Fogel and Norm McKelvey; sister, Ruthea Gault and sister-in-law, Shirley Schmidt.

In accordance to her wishes, no calling hours or services will be held.

Expressions of sympathy may be left for her family at

Arrangements handled by Briceland Funeral Service, LLC, 379 State Route 7 SE, Brookfield, OH 44403. (330-509-3135)

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