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Katherine Sue (Costin) StroudPassing: July 16, 2019


First Assembly of God Church

Funeral Service

Friday, July 19th @ 7:00 p.m.


First Assembly of God Church

Friday, July 19th @ 4:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.


Mitchell Cemetery

Saturday, July 20t @ 10:30 a.m.

BEDFORD – Katherine Sue (Costin) Stroud, 66, passed away Tuesday, July 16, 2019, at her residence.

Born February 21, 1953, in Poplar Bluff, Missouri, she was the daughter of Alfred and Bonnie (Tully) Costin.  She married John Robert Stroud III March 1, 1975, and he preceded her in death December 12, 2018.

She retired from MISO where she was manager of information technology and previously worked at Indiana University Health in Bloomington over 20 years.  Katherine enjoyed weaving and quilting.   She loved a variety of music, theater, art, traveling, and spending time with her grandkids.  Katherine was a member of the First Assembly of God Church where she served as choir director and was very involved.  She was enthusiastic, creative, and encouraging.

Carrie (Anthony) Owens of Bedford
Skylar (Mandy) Stroud of Bedford
Joel (Theresa) Stroud of Bedford
Innes Owens, Marek Stroud,  Asher Owens,  Eli Owens, Josiah Stroud, Wrigley Stroud, Joshua Wynn, and Anna Wynn
Deanna Faye (Bryce) Willis of Warrensburg, Missouri
Mary Jane Bruce of Ash Grove, Missouri
Bonnie Jean Costin of Bedford
Robert Dean (Lisa) Costin of Crawfordsville
Brenda Costin of Shelbyville

Her parents; husband; brother, Allan Lynn Costin; and brother-in-law, Ralph Bruce, preceded her in death.

Funeral service will be at 7:00 p.m. Friday, July 19, at the First Assembly of God Church with Pastor Bill McKee officiating.  Graveside service will be at 10:30 a.m. Saturday at Mitchell Cemetery.

The family will receive friends from 4:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. Friday at the church.

Memorial Gifts: Lawrence County Cancer Patient Services or Bedford Little Theater.

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7 Guest Comments

  1. Guest: James Berry | http://Grove City, PA
    Date: July 19, 2019
    I had the pleasure of working with Katherine when she joined MISO. She was a very compassionate and people oriented leader, who always cared for her team and peers. So sorry that we lost her.
  2. Guest: Tam | http://Carmel, IN
    Date: July 19, 2019
    I am very sad to hear of Katherine's passing and my condolences go out to her family. I had the pleasure of working with Katherine and I remember she always walked into a room with an air of warmth & calm and a bright smile. She was a wonderful leader and mentor and will be deeply missed.
  3. Guest: Sandra Green | http://Campbellsburg Indiana
    Date: July 19, 2019
    Prayers for the family. So sorry for your loss.
  4. Guest: Marilyn Hunter | http://Bedford In
    Date: July 18, 2019
    To the family of Katherine I was so sorry to hear of Katherine passing she was a super sweet lady I thought so much of her and her family She will be deeply missed. You all are in my thoughts and prayers Sincerely Marilyn Hunter I used to clean Katherine house
  5. Guest: Brenda Mckain | http://Brownstown, In
    Date: July 17, 2019
    Lawrence County Cancer Patient Services volunteers are all so sorry for your loss of Katherine and her mother.
  6. Guest: Rick Barton | http://Bloomington
    Date: July 17, 2019
    My sincerest condolences to Katherine's family and friends. I enjoyed working with Katherine while working at Bloomington Hospital where her smile and laughter would brighten the lives of all. She was passionate her work, a true friend to anyone who opened their heart and mind. A wonderful person who made a difference every day. May God bless her and she rest in peace for her work is now done.
  7. Guest: Jill and Butch Wilhoit | http://Ellettsville, Indiana
    Date: July 16, 2019
    Our deepest condolences to Katherine's family and friends. I know there are no words to express how you feel, but I hope you find some peace during this time. - 2 Thessalonians 3:16