Catharine Louise Reynolds


Catharine Louise Reynolds, 89, of Columbus, died at 3:40 p.m. on Sunday, September 17 ,2017.

Louise retired after working 10 years as a hairdresser and owning her own salon in Columbus, Chez Louise.

She was a devoted farmer’s wife and loving mother of three children, grandmother of eight and great-grandmother of 19. She loved to cook, sew, collect dolls and decorate and always surround herself with her family.

She was a member of St. Peter’s Lutheran Church.

Visitation will be from 11:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m Friday with a funeral service at 12:30 p.m. at Myers~ Reed Chapel on 25th Street, Columbus, with Pastor Mark R. Teike officiating. Burial will be at Garland Brook Cemetery.

Born January 6,1928, in Lebanon, KY, she was the daughter of Melisa and Sylas Otis Pipes and wife of Willard Leo Reynolds who preceded her in death February 26,1994. The were married June 7, 1946.

Surviving are daughters, Patsy (Reynolds) and Roger Schooler of Columbus, Pamela (Reynolds) and Glenn Thayer of Columbus; son, Gary and Teresa Reynolds of Columbus; grandchildren, Jody and Bob Lewandowski of Westfield, IN, April (Schooler) and Troy Williams of Columbus, Jamie (Schooler) and

Gary Myers of Holly Springs, NC, Jonathan and Ellie Schooler of Canton, GA, Melisa Zeigler of Columbus, Chris and Amy Thayer of Columbus, Jessie and Kassie Reynolds of Columbus, and Heather Reynolds of

Greenwood, SC, and Kellie Buchanan; great-grandchildren, McKinley, Grant and Taylor Lewandowski, Christian and Elle Williams, Maddisyn, Molly and Carson Zeigler, Jacob and Jaylen Reynolds,Justin and Luke Schooler, Ethan, Emma and Anna Myers; and a sister, Nadine (Pipes) Stiles

She was preceded in death by a sister, Rachel Luckett.

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