OBITUARY

Katie Jo Dross

September 21, 2000November 5, 2021
Play Tribute Movie

Katie Jo Dross age 21, of Versailles passed away Friday, November 5, 2021.

Katie was born September 21, 2000, in Greenville to Tana (Ward) & Jerome Francis of Versailles and Alex & Michele Dross of Versailles.

In addition to her parents, Katie is also survived by her siblings, Owen Francis, Keenin Francis, Kasidy Dross and Kennedy Dross; grandparents, Jeff Dross, Tammy Bergman, Les & Deb Ward, Alvin & Renata Simmons, Jerry & Julie Francis, Dennis & Zahada Armstrong and Gene & Marilyn Monnin; great grandparents, Cletus & Wanda Barton and Charles & Faye Michael; and uncles, Drew & Krissy Platfoot, Tyler Ward, Josh & Nicole Ward, Lance Francis, Scott & Hannah Monnin and Craig & Nicole Monnin.

Katie was preceded in death by her great-grandparents, Edward Bergman, John & Kathryn Dross and Lester & Marlene Ward; and great aunt, Debra “Bergy” Bergman.

Katie worked at O’Reilly Machine and Tool in Russia and Platfoot Seamless Gutters in Versailles. Katie enjoyed bowling and loved the outdoors, rather it be hunting, fishing or just hanging out with family and friends.

A funeral service will be held at 10:30 am Wednesday, November 10, 2021, at Bailey Zechar Funeral Home in Versailles with Pastor Todd Reish officiating. Burial will follow in St. Louis Cemetery in North Star. The family will receive friends on Tuesday from 4:00 to 8:00 pm and Wednesday morning from 9:30 to 10:30 am at the funeral home. Memorial contributions may be made to Bailey Zechar Funeral Home to help with funeral expenses.

Services

  • Visitation

    Tuesday, November 9, 2021

  • Visitation

    Wednesday, November 10, 2021

  • Funeral Service

    Wednesday, November 10, 2021

Memories

Katie Jo Dross

have a memory or condolence to add?

ADD A MEMORY
Sharon Hutchens

November 9, 2021

Katie and her mother Tana were my bowling partners. We were not so good, but we had fun. In fact Katie was the better bowler. I will miss her. I was just getting to know her and I liked her a lot. Rest In Peace . Sharon Hutchens

Emma Middendorf

November 7, 2021

Love you katie you will always be missed and loved every day I wake up and I think about right away is you. Also katie you were like a big sister to me. Prayers to family and friends

Linda Hammons

November 7, 2021

I can remember when Katie was younger her and I could wear the same size clothes. She thought it was so funny I could wear her clothes. She always had a smile. Katie was always laughing and having a good time. Katie you have touched so many peoples hearts. Katie I will miss you so much. I love you. Rest In Peace Sweet Heart.
Love always
Linda Hammons

Bobby, Kelli, and Macy Smith

November 7, 2021

Oh, Katie Jo... we'll never forget your smile, your laugh or the many hugs we received over the years. You could brighten up any room with laughter. Shine your light bright, baby girl! We will always love and miss you! ❤

FROM THE FAMILY
FROM THE FAMILY
FROM THE FAMILY
FROM THE FAMILY
FROM THE FAMILY
FROM THE FAMILY
FROM THE FAMILY
FROM THE FAMILY
FROM THE FAMILY
FROM THE FAMILY
FROM THE FAMILY
FROM THE FAMILY
FROM THE FAMILY
FROM THE FAMILY
FROM THE FAMILY
FROM THE FAMILY