Kathryn “Kathy” L. Dresher, age 74, formerly of Tabor, Iowa, went home to meet the Lord on Sunday, January 22, 2023.  Kathy was born one of five children on January 6, 1949, in Mount Pleasant, Texas, to Fred and Esther Osman.  She made her home in Tabor and worked at the Tabor Manor Care Center for 26 years.


We will remember Kathy for her kindness and her love of cooking; most notably, her holiday cookies that were shared with all. In her free time, Kathy and her “sis” Bonnie were always up for a road trip full of great memories.


She was proceeded in death by her parents; brother, John Hirst; sister, Linda Swisher and brother-in-law Steve Jennings.  Survivors include sons, Robert Dresher of Bellevue, NE; John Dresher Jr. and wife, Traci, of Council Bluffs, IA; 5 grandchildren, Robert Hodges, Jessica Thomas, Jennifer Pruitt and Trevor Dresher all from Mountain View, Missouri; and Nolan Dresher from Council Bluffs, Iowa; 6 great-grandchildren; sister Bonnie Jennings of Tabor; brother Terry Hirst and wife, Connie, of Malvern, Iowa; many nieces and nephews.


Funeral Services will 6:30 PM Wednesday, January 25, 2023 at the Marshall Funeral Chapel in Tabor, IA with Chaplain Diane Jorgensen with St. Croix Hospice officiating.  Visitation will be with the family greeting friends from 5:00 to 6:30 PM Wednesday at the Funeral Chapel.  Cremation will follow the service with private interment of ashes later in the Tabor, IA Cemetery.  Memorials will go to the Tabor Volunteer Fire Department and Ambulance Association. 


The Marshall Funeral Chapel in Tabor, IA is in charge of arrangements.