GOSHEN — Catherine Marie Gaskill, 89, of Goshen, passed away at 11:09 a.m. Monday, April 14, at IU Health Goshen Hospital.
She was born March 22, 1925, in Goshen to the late Leonard and Winifred (Martin) Cripe.
On June 20, 1942, in Goshen, she married Keith Gaskill. He passed away Feb. 2, 1981.
Catherine is survived by two sons, Leonard (Annette) Gaskill and Richard (Adrienne) Gaskill, both of Goshen; five grandchildren; nine step-grandchildren; 32 great-grandchildren; and 28 great-great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband; one sister, Nora Dene; two brothers, Raymond Cripe and Herbert Cripe; one grandson, Gary Gaskill; one granddaughter, Jackie Conatser; and one great-granddaughter, Jennifer Emelio.
Catherine was a lifetime member of VFW Post 985 and DAV Chapter 15. She enjoyed watching the Chicago Cubs, Notre Dame Fighting Irish and NASCAR; her favorite driver was Dale Earnhardt Jr.
Burial will take place in Union Center Cemetery. A private family graveside service will be at a later date.
Elkhart Cremation Services is entrusted with arrangements.