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Katherine R. Greene, 89, of Fort Wayne passed away on Monday, July 3, 2017. She was born on August 27, 1927 in Allen County, a daughter of the late Louis F. and Mathilde S. (Krueckeberg) Springer. She was a homemaker, a photo lab tech at Howard's Photo Lab, and worked not only cleaning homes, but caring for others in the community. She was a member at St. Mark's Lutheran Church, Thiele Rd. Surviving family include her daughters, Debbie and Jeanne Greene; sons, Jerry (Chris), Jim (Sue), and David Greene; five grandchildren, three great grandchildren; siblings, Marcella Kronmiller, LaVera Hitzeman, Doris Sowers, and Wayne Springer. Besides her parents, she was preceded in passing by her husband, Oscar Greene; and brothers, Fred and Ed Springer. Memorial service will be 11:00 am on Saturday, July 8, 2017 at St. Mark's Lutheran Church, 16933 Thiele Rd, Fort Wayne with a gathering of friends and family one hour prior. Inurnment will follow at a later date at the church cemetery. Memorials may be made to St. Mark's Lutheran Church, Thiele Rd.