Kathleen 'Kitty' Miser Brooks
Kathleen "Kitty" Miser Brooks, 87, Brazil, passed away Nov. 25, 2012, at Methodist Hospital in Indianapolis, following a brief illness.
Kathleen was born March 29, 1925, in Louisville, Ky, the daughter of John and Mary (Coleman) Cash. Her family moved to Wabash, Ind. around 1940. There she attended Wabash High School and worked for General Tire and Rubber, Wabash Honeywell Company and Wabash Magnetics. Kitty was a voracious reader. She also enjoyed playing cards, gardening and watching Pacers basketball, Texas Tech and Indiana University especially Bobby Knight.
She was preceded in death by two husbands Wayne A. Miser and Charles Frank Brooks, a son Tony Miser, parents John and Mary Cash, two brothers James Cash, and J. W. Cash, two sisters Betty Piasecki and Rosella Bedics.
She is survived by her daughter and-son-in law Vicki and John Switzer of Center Point, grandchildren Matt Switzer and wife Amy, Texas, Wendy Miser Griffith and husband Brad of Peru, Ind., and Susan Renee Morgan and husband John, Indianapolis, great-grandchildren Allison, Eric, and Abigail Switzer, Texas, Dirk Ray, Oklahoma, Tasha Ray McCoy (Jake), Brett Griffith and Mercedes Griffith all of Peru, Nicholas Morgan and David Morgan, Indianapolis, great-great-grandchildren Drewgin Ray and Lexis Ray, Peru as well as several nieces, nephews and extended family members.
Visitation will take place Lawson-Miller Chapel, Thursday, Nov. 29, 2012 from 4-8 p.m. Graveside services will be held at Friends Cemetery in Wabash, Ind., at 2:00 p.m., on Friday. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Angels for East Side, C/O Clay County Community Foundation, 2901 Ohio Blvd. Terre Haute, Ind., 47803 or the Brazil City Parks Non Reverting Fund, Brazil, Ind., 47834. Visit www.frenchfuneralhome.com to light a candle in her memory.