Katherine Cornelia DeSchutter

November 7, 1963 – September 21, 2015

We are sad to announce the passing of Katherine Cornelia DeSchutter at St. Joseph’s Hospital on September 21, 2015.

Katherine was predeceased by her father Peter and sister Francis. She is survived by her husband Greg, mother Elizabeth, son Matthew, daughter Danika (Gill) Brandon; grandchildren, Alex, Harley and Skylar, brother Peter (Laura), sisters, Joany, Marion (David); nieces and nephews, Jordan, Pam, Jack, Stephanie, Glen, Natalie, Jacob, Zachary, Aahmes, Mia, and Anastasia as well as many extended family and friends.

Katherine was in the Canadian Military for 34 years. She worked as a finance clerk and in her leisure time she enjoyed painting, guitar and sewing. She was a down to earth person, honest with a compassionate, positive attitude. She was funny, loving and passionate in her beliefs.

A celebration of Katherine’s life was held on Monday, September 28th, 2015 at St. Micheal and All Angels Military Row in Comox.

To honour Katherine’s memory, please make a donation to the Canadian Cancer Society.

Thanks to the staff at St. Joseph’s Hospital and Hospice, Home Care and paramedics as well as Comox Valley Funeral Home, Cremation and Reception Centre for their compassion and excellent care.

“Be Still and Know That I am God”


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