OBITUARY: Katherine Marie Manola


Katherine Marie Manola, age 68 of Cottontown passed away Wednesday, December 14, 2022 at Vanderbilt Medical Center.

She was born May 11, 1954 in Waukegan, Illinois to John & Georgia Demas Grebe.

She worked as a sales clerk for Ma & Paws. She enjoyed spending time outdoors, going to the lake and spending time with her grandchildren. Her passion was to rescue senior dogs, especially corgis. She also spent time with agility training and competitions.

She is preceded in death by her parents. She is survived by her sons, Eric (Joy) Steidl, Whites Creek, TN and Daniel (Anna) Steidl, Dowers Grove, IL; brothers, Greg (Connie) Grebe, CA and John (Dawn) Grebe, Wheaton, IL; sister, Marie Nollinger, Jackson Hole, WY; 5 grandchildren, Andreya, Matthew, Angela, Kylie and Caedan.

A Celebration of Life Gathering is planned for Friday, January 6, 2022 from 4-7 PM at Austin & Bell Funeral Home in White House.

Memorial contributions may be made to [email protected] or by mail at 406 Hawthorne Drive Junction City, KS 66441 Payable to Corgi Connection of Kansas.

ARRANGEMENTS ENTRUSTED TO AUSTIN & BELL 533 Highway 76 White House, TN 37188 (615)672-5000


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