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Kathy L. Friedrich

March 2, 1963 ~ February 14, 2020 (age 56)


Please be advised that the family incurred a scheduling issue and Kathy's visitation has been rescheduled to Wednesday, February 19, 2020.  Therefore, we are resending this notification to our subscribers.


Kathryn “Kathy” Lynn Friedrich, 56, of Jackson, passed away Friday, February 14, 2020, at Southeast Hospital in Cape Girardeau.

She was born March 2, 1963, in Cape Girardeau, to Ralph H. and Doris E. “Jennie” Steinhoff Friedrich.

Kathy was a 1981 graduate of Jackson High School.  Many people will remember her for her sweet smile and kind wit.  She worked the past 10 years at Casey’s General Store on West Independence in Jackson and was previously employed in other local convenience stores.

Kathy was a lifelong member of First Baptist Church in Jackson and was a former member of Job’s Daughters in Jackson.  Her hobbies were reading, traveling, computer games, and spending time with her sister’s dog, Max.

Loving survivors include four siblings, Jennifer Friedrich Cook of League City, Texas, Jim Friedrich of Jackson, Nonie (Anthony) Cowell of Marble Hill, Missouri, Mary (John) Thompson of Jackson; 10 nieces and nephews, Allison Jenkins, Rick Cook, Ria Reed, Rika Friedrich, Luke Cowell, Toni Cowell, Blake Friedrich, Trent Friedrich, Emily Thompson, and Sara Thompson; five great-nieces and great-nephews, Zach Moore, Elliot Cowell, Hunter Harris-Friedrich, Britton Harris, Wednesday Jenkins; and her canine pal, Max Thompson.

She was preceded in death by her parents and a brother, Allen K. Friedrich.

A memorial visitation will be held from 4 to 7 p.m., Wednesday, February 19, 2020, at McCombs Funeral Home and Cremation Center in Jackson.

Memorials may take the form of contributions to the American Diabetes Association, 1701 North Beauregard Street, Alexandria, Virginia 22311.

Online condolences may be sent to the family by visiting www.mccombsfuneralhome.com.

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Memorial Visitation
February 19, 2020

4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
McCombs Funeral Home, Inc.
McCombs Funeral Home and Cremation Center
640 West Independence
Jackson, MO 63755


American Diabetes Association
1701 North Beauregard Street,, Alexandria VA 22311
Tel: 1-800-342-2383
Web: http://www.donations.diabetes.org/Donate-for-ADA

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