Cathie Diane Chandler Fane

Cathie Diane Chandler Fane

November 6, 1944 - November 16, 2017

Cathie Diane Chandler Fane died November 16, 2017, and was born in Council Bluffs Iowa on 6 Nov 1944 to Winnie McCoy and Dean Chandler. She Attended School in Avoca, Indianola, and Knoxville IA (where she was Miss Knoxville in the Miss Iowa Pageant). She received a BA from the U of IA where she met her husband of 51 years Larry R. Fane. She was a member of Delta Delta Delta. They lived in IA city, NYC, El Paso, Tx; Ft Eustis VA; Mason City, IA; El Campo, TX; and moved to Georgetown, TX. She was a superb actress and director. She helped found children's theaters in Mason City and El Campo. She was a devoted mother to 4 children and spent many hours carting them to lessons and activities. She was an artist, writer of some skill, and a scholar of the Bible. She taught school, worked in retail and served as Associate in Ministry. She also taught Sunday School classes and confirmation class.

Preceded in death by parents; son, Michael Loy Fane, and Son-in-Law, Donald Leonetti. She is survived by her husband, daughters: Meredith Fane (Nik Joshi) of Seattle, WA and Jennifer Leonetti of Missouri City, TX and son, Nathan (Viloleta) of McKinney, TX.; sister, Vickie Anderson; grandson, Matthew Leonetti; granddaughters: Lauren Leonetti, Anika Joshi, and Abigail Fane; aunt, Wanda Chandler of Omaha.

A Memorial service will be held at Faith Lutheran Church on December 20, 2017, at 10:30 A.M.

Interment will be held at Our Lady of the Rosary Cemetery and Prayer Garden on November 19, 2017, at 2:00 P.M.

Memorials may be made out to Faith Lutheran Church, 4010 Williams Drive, Georgetown, TX 78628.

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