Catherine N. Hart
Surrounded by her three children, Catherine N. Hart, age 95, of Platte City, passed peacefully into the arms of the Lord on July 15, 2015.
She was born on April 8, 1920 in Braymer, MO, to Glen L. Rinehart and Lena Pearl Wilds Rinehart. Catherine was married to Gerald B. Hart on June 14, 1947.
Her entire life, Catherine was active in the United Methodist Church and was a member of the Platte City United Methodist Church for over 40 years. She was known as a person who also served the community as a willing and talented volunteer. She was a founding member of the Platte City Lioness Club and Worthy Matron of the Braymer Chapter of the Order of the Eastern Star. She had many different careers during her lifetime including real estate and working in the Platte County Assessor’s office. But her most valued accomplishment was her involvement with her family. She took great pride in their respective careers and accomplishments. Showing her love for her family and friends was her life’s focus and her kindness was evident.
Survivors include Deborah K. Hart of Platte City; Pamela S. Miller (John) of Maysville; Gerald Barry Hart (Laura) of Jefferson City; grandchildren, Phillip B. Hart of Springfield, Ryan B. Hart (Sarah) of Land O’Lakes, FL and great-granddaughter, Eva Grace Hart (Ryan and Sarah); and siblings Melvin Rinehart of Cameron and Ethel Heck of Holden.
Preceding her in death are siblings Gladys Deam, Leland Rinehart, Nelson Rinehart, and Ivan Rinehart.
A visitation will be held on Sunday, July 19, from 1:00 to 2:00 p.m. at the Platte City United Methodist Church. Funeral services will begin at 2:00 p.m. The family requests memorial gifts to Platte City United Methodist Church or Crossroads Hospice. Arrangements are under the direction of Rollins Funeral Home in Platte City, 816-858-2129. www.rollinsfuneralhome.net.