Ella Catherine Heady Katzman, 96, of Jeffersonville passed away on September 9, 2021. She was born March 21, 1925 in Louisville Kentucky. Ella is widowed and preceded in death by her husband, Edward Lee Katzman. She is the mother to Sherry Katzman Hofer, Edward Lee "Skip" (Susan) Katzman Jr., and the late Ronny Layne Katzman; Grandmother to Dawn Hofer Hardee and Shannon Abel Money; Great-Grandmother to Four great-grandchildren; Great-Great-Grandmother to four great-great grandchildren; Sister to Betty (Tracy) Barnett and Kitty Hansen.
She was always a hard worker and began working at the age of 14 as a window dresser. She worked for years at the Kroger Company and retired at the age of 85 from the Marian Home where she was a certified medication technician. During the second world war she enlisted in the United States Navy and was a yeoman 3rd class when she was honorably discharged in 1946. She was a Kentucky Colonel, a member of Epsilon Sigma Alpha Sorority and a proud member of the Lawrence Capehart Post of the American Legion. She will be greatly missed.
Visitation will be on Monday, September 13, 2021 from 11:00am-1:30pm at Scott Funeral Home (2515 Veterans Parkway, Jeffersonville, Indiana). The Funeral Service will follow at 1:30pm. Burial will be in Walnut Ridge Cemetery.
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