Katherine Agnes Merbler nee Aman, age 89, of Virginia Beach, passed away December 16, 2011. She was preceded in death by her husband, Gerard who worked on the NASA space program at Kennedy Space Center; parents, Henry & Margaret Aman; and siblings Margaret Topps, William Aman, and Maureen Reilly. Survived by her loving children Joanne John Walding, Kenneth Merbler, and Dianne Lou DiCola; grandchildren Mandy Bryan Harmon, Melissa Walding, Joshua DiCola, and Emily Dicola; greatgrandchild Trevor Harmon; and many loving nieces and nephews. Katherine worked for the phone company for several years before her marriage, and often volunteered her time with charities. She spent many wonderful years cooking, painting, and enjoying crafts with her family. She was a devoted mother and we shall miss her love and laughter.
A memorial service will be held at a future date. Condolences may be offered to the family at altmeyer.com.