Kathleen McGriff

Obituary of Kathleen A. McGriff

Kathleen A. McGriff, 86, of Winamac, IN passed away at 2:55 AM Wednesday, May 13, 2020 at the Pulaski Health Care Center in Winamac. Kathleen was born on May 10, 1934 in Pulaski County, IN to the late Arthur and Virgie Rowles Bowers.  She was raised in Pulaski, IN and graduated from Pulaski High School. 

Kathleen enjoyed needlework, reading, and playing the piano.  She was an avid gardener; a love she passed on her to her family.  She especially enjoyed being a member of the Red Hat Society and spending time at the Von Tobel Senior Center.   Kathleen will be dearly missed.

The family appreciates the care Pulaski Health Care Center has provided Kathleen over the years.   


Survivors include:

Terry (Debra) Ruff, Star City, IN Son

Linda (Butch) Sehstedt, Winamac, IN Daughter

Keith (Carmen) Ruff, Grandson

Michael (Alison) Sehstedt, Grandson

Julie (Johnny) Tijerina, Granddaughter

Steven (Heather) Sehstedt, Grandson

Brett (Kelsie) Zellers, Step Grandson

Kyle (Sabrina) Zellers, Step Grandson

17 Great Grandchildren: Steph, Dillon, Tyler, Hollie, Grady, Adley, Bailey, Rees, Joshua, Karli, Olivia, Tate, Audrey, Lynden, Rylie, Alan, and Brooks


Preceded in death by:

Arthur and Virgie Rowles Bowers, Parents

Harold “Bud” Ruff, Former Husband


No Services will be held.

Memorial Contributions may be made to Pulaski Health Care Center.

Cremation Arrangements have been entrusted to Frain Mortuary in Winamac, IN.

Online Tributes may be offered at www.frainmortuary.com

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