John Lee Katz

Wednesday, October 9, 2013

John Lee Katz, 67, of Shell Knob, formerly of Wichita, Kan., died Wednesday, Oct. 2, 2013, at his home.

He was born Sept. 22, 1946, in Dodge City, Kan., the son of Clarence and Mary Katz. On June 21, 1967, he married Roxy Fitzgerald, who survives.

Additional survivors include: his children, Kami (Scott) Sjoberg, Jaci (Mike Watkins) Katz; three grandchildren; and siblings, Jolene Katz, Stanley Katz and Traci Brown.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Clarence and Mary Katz and a brother, Jerry Katz.

He retired as an insurance broker at John Katz and Associates.

Funeral services were Tuesday at Resthaven Mortuary, Wichita, Kan. Burial was at Resthaven Gardens of Memory, in Wichita.