Mrs. Kathie Yvonne Yarbrough, age 69 of Salem, Kentucky, and a longtime resident of Portage, and Chesterton, passed away Thursday, February 23, 2023, at St. Vincent Hospital in Evansville, Indiana.
She was born on May 31, 1953. Kathie was a 1971 Portage High School graduate, and she worked as a bartender, waitress, caretaker, and she was very proud of her license she earned to be a beautician. On November 19, 1988, Kathie married the love of her life Larry Yarbrough in Merrillville, Indiana. She will be remembered as a loving wife, mother, grandmother, sister, and friend.
Kathie is survived by her husband, Larry Yarbrough of Salem; stepdaughter, Wendy (Stan) Sech of Valparaiso; grandchildren, Austin, and Olivia Sech; four sisters, Patricia, Loretta, Effie and Peggy and many other loving family members and friends.
She was preceded in death by her three sons, Adam Hutchinson, Barry Yarbrough: brother, Truman and sister, Betty.
A memorial visitation for Kathie will be held Wednesday, March 29, 2023, from 4 to 8 PM in the chapel of Boyd Funeral Directors and Cremation Services, 212 East Main Street, Salem, KY.
Condolences may also be left online at boydfuneraldirectors.com.