Kathryn Ann (Scott) Torian passed away July 6, 2018
Kathryn Ann (Scott) Torian, 97, of Newport departed this life Friday, July 6, 2018. She was born April 26, 1921 at Clear Lake Junction, Texarkana, Arkansas.
She was preceded in death by her mother and father; Mr. & Mrs. L.C. Scott, one sister; Doris Delight Scott, and former husband; Ben D. Torian.
She was a member of Newport First United Methodist Church since 1932. She was active in church for 86 years. She also sang in the choir for many years.
Mrs. Torian worked during World War II on Mare Island at Valeigo, CA Submarine Base. She came home after Ben got out of the Navy. She also worked at Newport Hospital Business Office, The Standard Rolling Mill, and several shoe factories. After these closed and the last one burned, Mrs. Torian retired and went to live with her mother and sister to help with their mother and home.
She is survived by two cousins; Mr. and Mrs. Charles Robert Scott of Missouri, and Mr. and Mrs. George Trampe of Kentucky, and special friend; Martha Abraham of New York.
Graveside service will be 11:00 a.m. Wednesday, July 25, 2018 at Walnut Grove Cemetery.
Arrangements provided by Dillinger Funeral Home.