know that many people will not be able to attend the memorial service for
Kathryn. Thankfully, the service will be shown live on Saturday, 11:00 am
Eastern Time. To view the service, please go to www.pathwaysbc.org/watch at that time. The service will also be
archived (select “PastStreams” at the bottom of the page) for later viewing as
Kathryn Jean Deatherage
Deuser, 66, of Gaithersburg, died Monday evening, October 3, 2016.
She was born to the late Joe and Omagene Deatherage, Nov. 28, 1949, in Oklahoma
City, OK. As a youth, she attained the highest rank of Campfire
Girls. Kathryn graduated from Baylor University in 1972 with a Bachelor
of Nursing Degree and later received a Masters of Nursing from University of
Arizona in 1985. She married Mark Deuser in 1985, and they lived together in
Tucson, AZ, before relocating to Gaithersburg in 1986.
Kathryn was an Intensive Care Nurse and later became an Oncology Nurse.
In Gaithersburg, she was a manager for a home health company. Just prior to
retiring in 2009, she taught nursing at Montgomery College.
Kathryn was an active member of Pathways Baptist Church where she was a Deacon,
children’s choir teacher and Sunday School teacher. She was co-founder of
Amazing Grace Orphans and Widows Care Center in Kenya. She loved to read, be
with friends, sail and travel.
Kathryn is survived by her son, Jordan Deuser and her husband, Mark Deuser of
Gaithersburg, MD; her brother, Joe Charles Deatherage and wife Janet Neilson of
The Woodlands, TX; and her sister, Janet Sue Garland of Johnson City, TN.
Friends may call at
DeVol Funeral Home on Friday, October 7, 2016 from 6:00 P.M. to 8:00 P.M.
A Memorial Service will
be held at Pathways Baptist Church 200 W. Diamond Avenue, Gaithersburg, MD
20877 on Saturday October 8, 2016 at 11:00 A.M.
If desired, contributions can made in her name to the American Cancer Society.