Rio Hondo - Katherine Jean Affolter Wizorek age 81, passed away on Oct. 12, 2016 at Sunshine Haven in Omito, TX. Katherine was born on August 22, 1935 to Paul and Freda Affolter. She was married to the love of her life, Walter Wizorek till his death in 2013. She was a devoted wife, mother, and (great) grandmother known for being a loving and Christian woman. Katherine enjoyed painting, traveling, playing cards with friends and family, gardening, sewing, and being with family. She was known as Katherine, Jean, Nana, and Kat. Katherine enjoyed playing the organ for the Rio Hondo Community Church for many years. She was preceded in death by her husband and parents. Jean is survived by daughter, Rita, son Kurtis (Cindy), daughter Sandra, 6 grandchildren, 5 great grandchildren, 2 brothers Terry, Jimmy, sister Dorothy, and many nieces and nephews. Visitation will be from 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. on Oct. 15, 2016 at Buck Ashcraft Funeral Home. Funeral service will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Oct. 16, 2016 at Buck Ashcraft Funeral Home. Following the service, the immediate family and friends will go to Mont Meta Memorial Park for a final goodbye to Katherine. A fellowship will follow at the Rio Hondo Community Church at 4:00 p.m. In lieu of flowers the family request that donations be made to Sunshine Haven, charity of their choice, or Rio Hondo Community Church. The family would like to thank Cima Hospice and Sunshine Haven for the wonderful care that was given to Jean. You are invited to sign the guestbook or share a memory at www.buckashcraft.com . Services have been entrusted to the care of Buck Ashcraft Funeral Home, 710 Ed Carey Dr., Harlingen, TX 78550 (956) 423-3636.
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