Butler, Kathryn of Sioux Falls, entered into eternal life on Saturday, May 4, 2019. Kathryn Ann was born July 14, 1942 to Joseph and Kathryn (Vargo) Torok in South Bend, Indiana. She graduated from St. Joseph High school in 1960. On May 23, 1962 Kathryn was united in marriage to John Dennison Butler at St. Stephens Catholic Church in South Bend, IN. During their 48 years of marriage John served in the Air Force and they eventually settled near the Twin Cities in Minnesota, where he flew for Northwest Airlines. Kathryn was a devoted wife and exceptional homemaker, together they raised their two children, Nancy and Patrick. In 2016 she moved to Sioux Falls, SD to be closer to family (in 2010 John preceded her in death). Grateful for having shared her life are her children, Nancy (Mark) Wegleitner of Hartford, SD and Patrick (Jean) Butler of Omaha, NE; 10 cherished grandchildren; sister, Pat Rusina of Portland, OR; and brothers, Bob (Diana) and Don (Diane) Torok both of South Bend, IN. Funeral Mass 11:00am Saturday, May 18 at St. George's Catholic Church, Hartford SD. Interment 1:15 pm Monday, May 20 at Fort Snelling National Cemetery, Minneapolis, MN. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be sent to St. Joseph's Indian School, Chamberlain SD. millerfh.com

Published on May 16, 2019


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