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Kathi Runde-Jarrell

Kathi Runde-Jarrell

August 14, 1951 - January 20, 2014

Dr. Kathi Runde-Jarrell DVM, 62, passed away Monday, Jan. 20, 2014, in her Parkdale, Ore., home surrounded by her loved ones. Kathi was born Aug. 14, 1951.
Kathi moved to Mount Hood, Ore., in 1987. She attended University of Illinois, and obtained her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine through Washington State University.
She lived a rich life of travel, commercial fishing in Alaska, hiking, cross-country skiing, racquet ball, golf, and ceramics. Her special interests included tai chi, reiki and animal holistic health.
Kathi was diagnosed with ovarian cancer in 2013 and she bravely fought against it for just over one year. She was a vibrant person who enjoyed life to the fullest. Her energy was felt by all.
She is survived by her spouse, Sid Jarrell; son Orion (Lexi) Jarrell and daughter Justine (Ryan Oar) Jarrell; and sisters Diana Runde and Paula (Pete) Fridgen and brother Phillip Runde.
Dr. Kathi’s memorial will be a Celebration of Life held at Mt. Hood Winery Saturday, Feb. 1, from 2-4 p.m. Friends and family are more than welcome to attend.
In lieu of flowers, please send donations to the Ovarian Cancer Research Foundation in Kathi’s name. You may send donations to 6758 Hess Road, Mt. Hood, OR 97041, or donate online at: Kathi Runde-Jarrell
Dr. Kathi Runde-Jarrell DVM, 62, passed away Monday, Jan. 20, 2014, in her Parkdale, Ore., home surrounded by her loved ones. Kathi was born Aug. 14, 1951.
Kathi moved to Mount Hood, Ore., in 1987. She attended University of Illinois, and obtained her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine through Washington State University.
She lived a rich life of travel, commercial fishing in Alaska, hiking, cross-country skiing, racquet ball, golf, and ceramics. Her special interests included tai chi, reiki and animal holistic health.
Kathi was diagnosed with ovarian cancer in 2013 and she bravely fought against it for just over one year. She was a vibrant person who enjoyed life to the fullest. Her energy was felt by all.
She is survived by her spouse, Sid Jarrell; son Orion (Lexi) Jarrell and daughter Justine (Ryan Oar) Jarrell; and sisters Diana Runde and Paula (Pete) Fridgen and brother Phillip Runde.
Dr. Kathi’s memorial will be a Celebration of Life held at Mt. Hood Winery Saturday, Feb. 1, from 2-4 p.m. Friends and family are more than welcome to attend.
In lieu of flowers, please send donations to the Ovarian Cancer Research Foundation in Kathi’s name. You may send donations to 6758 Hess Road, Mt. Hood, OR 97041, or donate online at: http://ocrf.kintera.org/WallOfHope/KRJDVM.

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