ANDERSON — Katharina Matheis, 81, of Anderson, passed away on Sept. 28, 2013, at the Morristown Manor, Morristown, Ind. She was born on Dec. 29, 1931, in Yugoslavia.
She held many jobs, including being a nurse aid and a nanny and also worked for the Indianapolis Colts.
Katharina is survived by her children, Robert Matheis of Elgin, Ill., Kristina Matheis of Indianapolis and Brigitte Miller of Morristown; siblings, Helen Stevens and Willibald “Willie” Hartman, both of Australia; five grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her mother, Katharina (Rigo) Hartman, father, Eugen Hartman, and son, Joseph Matheis.
Visitation will be 9:30-11:30 a.m. Wednesday at Robert D. Loose Funeral Homes & Crematory, Anderson.
Services will be at 11:30 a.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.
Burial will take place at Zion Lutheran, New Palestine.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Downs Syndrome Association.
Online condolences, www.loosecares.com or www.theheraldbulletin.com.