Tuesday, February 10th, 2009
Former 1101 Larkspur Lane, Celina, resident, Mary Katherine Frost, 94, died at 9:34 a.m. Feb. 8, 2009, at Celina Manor Nursing Home, Celina.
She was born Aug. 15, 1914, in New Philadelphia, to Louis Frank and Anna Kluba Sokowoski. On July 15, 1936, she married Raymond Bigler. On Feb. 8, 1964, she married Jack Frost, who died June 9, 1966.
Surviving are two daughters, Joann (Louis) Bauer, Celina, and Christine (Charles) Haugh, Brownsville, Texas; a son James Bigler, Rancho Cucamonga, Calif.; two sisters, Helen Dallau and Wanda Dolzani, both of Canton; a brother, Louis Sokowoski of Georgia; 10 grandchildren and 18 great-grandchildren.
Deceased is a sister, Stella DeMattio; and two brothers-in-law, Alfred DeMattio and Abel Dallau.
She worked as a nurse's aide at Union Hospital, New Philadelphia, until moving to Los Angeles in 1963. She then worked in hospitals in Los Angeles and San Diego, Calif. She retired from the Villa View Community Hospital in San Diego. She was a member of the Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church, San Diego, where she was a member of the Women's Club and the Auxiliary of the Legion of Mary. She also was a member of the Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, Celina.
Memorial Mass will be held at a later date. Burial is at the Calvary Cemetery, New Philadelphia following Mass.