OCT. 24, 1914-MAY 16, 2009
WILLIAMSPORT, Md. - Katherine Hanna "Kate" Poffenberger, 94, a lifelong resident of Williamsport, died Saturday, May 16, 2009, at Homewood Retirement Center, Williamsport.
Kate was born in Williamsport Oct. 24, 1914, the daughter of the late Johnathan Peter and Susan Mahalia Wolfe Bowser.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Cletus Elwood "Boots" Poffenberger, in 1999.
She was a graduate of Williamsport High School, class of 1931.
Kate retired as a flight test inspector from Fairchild Aircraft Corp., Hagerstown, in 1977.
She was a member of Zion Evangelical Lutheran Church, Williamsport.
Kate volunteered with the Civil Air Patrol during World War II and was a member of Potomac Post 202 American Legion Auxiliary in Williamsport.