Katherine M. (Harple) Bryson, age 89, widow of Clark D. Bryson, of E. Coventry Twp, died Saturday in Pottstown Memorial Medical Center. She was formerly of Coatesville Pa.
Born in Coatesville, she was the daughter of the late Franklin and Bertha (Irwin) Harple. She was a 1939 graduate of Coatesville High School and also a graduate of Grace Bible Institute in Coatesville, of which she was very proud.
She had worked at the former Wyeth Laboratories in West Chester for many years, retiring in 1986.
She was a member of the former First Baptist Church, Coatesville, and had attended the First Baptist Church in Pottstown. Katherine enjoyed and was very proud of the trip she took to the Holy Lands.
Surviving are three daughters; Mary Ann wife of Rodger Hanthorne of West Chester, April J. McIntyre of Thorndale Pa., and Susan M. wife of Robert J. Kelly of Pottstown. Also surviving are three grandchildren; George McIntyre, Krista Young, and Erin Kelly, along with two great grandsons; Chase and Brayden Young. She was pre-deceased by two brothers and five sisters.
Relatives and friends are invited to the funeral services on Wednesday at 10:30 AM, at Catagnus Funeral Home & Cremation Center, 711 N. Franklin St., Pottstown, with the Rev. Dr. Marvin Marsh, officiating. Burial will be in Fairview Cemetery, Coatesville Pa. Visitation will be Wednesday from 9:30 to 10:30 AM, at the funeral home.
Contributions may be made in her memory to: Alzheimer’s Assoc., 399 Market St., Suite 102, Phila. Pa. 19106, and or the CSPCA, 1212 Phoenixville Pike, West Chester, Pa. 19380.