Catherine Pearl "Kate" Timberman 78, of Indianapolis, passed away Wednesday, March 22, 2006. She was born October 6, 1927 in Putnam County, IN to John R. and Eula Parrish Timberman Catherine worked for the Indianapolis Public Schools for many years. She was a member of St. Mark Catholic Church and the American Legion Auxiliary Unit 11 in Lafayette, IN. She was also active in Democratic politics. She was preceded in death by her parents; brother and sisters. Kate is survived by two sisters, Mary Gantenbein of Stevensville, MI and Dorothy Bush of Huntington, IN; 15 nieces and nephews; friends, Shirley Dwenger, Jim and Maggie O'Connor, Bill and Mona Mehas. Friends may call on Saturday, April 1, from 9:30 a.m. until 10:30 a.m. at St. Mark Catholic Church where a Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10:30 a.m. Burial will be in Union United Methodist Cemetery in Brazil, IN. Memorial contributions may be made to the Ruth Lilly Hospice or the American Cancer Society. Daniel F. O'Riley Funeral Home is handling arrangements.