Katherine Dowd, 98, Elkhorn, a Stevens Point native, died Tuesday, Feb. 27, 2001, at Lakeland Nursing Home in Elkhorn.
There were no public services.
Haase-Derrick-Lockwood Funeral Home in Lake Geneva is assisting the family with arrangements.
Mrs. Dowd was born April 8, 1902, in Stevens Point, a daughter of the late Julius and Bernice (Rybicke) Krems. She graduated from Stevens Point High School.
She graduated from Stevens Point Normal School as a teacher and taught in Minneapolis, Minn.
She was married to James Dowd. He died in 1994 after they had been married more than 50 years.
After their marriage, they moved to Milwaukee.