She was born in Sullivan County on Jan. 15, 1938 to Lee Rooksberry and Helen Clark Rooksberry.
She was a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints. Kathryn was a retired registered nurse, and a myotherapist.
She is survived by one son ,David Goodman of Los Angeles, CA. two daughters; Donna Kay Goodman of Linton, and Lisa Anderson of Spencer; two brothers; Robert Rooksberry of Carlisle and Dink Rooksberry of Bucktown, two sisters; Mildred Fuller of Connersville, and Margaret Savage of Plainfield; four grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Herbert Leon Ellis in April 2007; and one son, Terry Wayne Goodman.
Funeral services will be at 1 p.m. Wednesday at Newkirk's Funeral Home in Dugger with Bishop Joe Wilson officiating. Burial in the Woodward Cemetery.
Friends may call at the funeral home from 5-8 p.m. Tuesday and before services on Wednesday.