Katheryn Elizabeth Hovet was born August 28, 1925 at Fairdale, ND daughter of Floyd and Amanda (Grande) Stone. The family moved to International Falls, MN at the age of 5 and later to a farm near Oklee, MN and later into Oklee.
On October 24, 1950 she was united in marriage to Obert Hovet in Oklee, MN. The couple made their home on the family farm in Star Township, rural Goodridge, MN.
Katheryn was an active member of Ekelund Lutheran Church, serving on the Ladies Aid. She enjoyed quilting, gardening, canning and spending time outdoors. She also liked flower gardening and spending time in the barn with the animals. Katheryn cherished the time visiting with family and friends.
Katheryn is survived by her two sons Kenneth (Vicki) Hovet of Long Prairie, MN and Dennis Hovet of Goodridge, MN; grandchildren Jonathan (Sabrina) Hovet of Havre, MT, Karisa (Jerod) Viall of Mt. Vernon, WA, Jennifer (Ross) Stolen of Stanwood, WA and Matthew (Jessica) Hovet of Billings, MT; great-grandchildren Stephanie (Fiance Brandon) Hovet of Havre, MT, Lance Corporal JJ Hovet of Honduras, their mother Heather Hovet of Billings, MT, David Viall of Mt Vernon, WA, Madison Viall of Mt. Vernon, WA, Lily Curl of Billings, MT, Drake Stolen of Stanwood, WA, Trystan Hovet of Billings, MT and Jade Stolen of Stanwood, WA; brothers Patrick (Gloria) Stone of Sauk Centre, MN and Francis (Darlene) Stone of Brainerd, MN, sister-in-law Angie Stone of Champlin, MN along with many nieces and nephews.
She is preceded in death by her husband Obert Hovet, parents Floyd and Amanda, brothers Howard Stone, Herald Stone and William Stone, sisters-in-law Adeline Stone, Marie Stone and Dee Stone.