Kathryn Hannah ("Kinky" Ladue) Baughn, 90, formerly of Rounds Drive, Peru, and more recently of Victory Place, Plattsburgh, died Sunday, November 18, 2018 at the UVM Health Network, CVPH in Plattsburgh.
She was born in Plattsburgh, January 13, 1928, the daughter of J. Francis and Hannah (Ryan) Ladue. She grew up in Chazy and graduated from Chazy Central Rural School in 1946.
After high school, Kathryn attended Austin Beauty School in Albany, NY, worked in the FBI Library in Washington DC, and then returned to Chazy to work in her parent's restaurant where she met her future husband. She married Wesley W. "Weasel" Baughn. He predeceased her following 60 years of marriage, September 23, 2015.
Kathryn was a loving wife, mother, and grandmother. She enjoyed knitting, sewing, needlecraft and shopping.
Left to cherish the memory of Kathryn are, her daughter, Lisa of North Conway, NH; a son and daughter-in-law, Mark and Gretchen of Keeseville; two grandchildren, William and Alyssa of Keeseville; a sister and brother in-law, Nancy (Ladue) and William Linney of Keene NH; and several nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents and husband, her brother, Joseph Ladue of Highland, NY, predeceased Kathryn.
Relatives and friends may call Wednesday, November 21, 2018 from Noon to 2 PM at the Hamilton Funeral Home, 294 Mannix Road, Peru. A funeral service will follow at 2 PM in the Hamilton Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. William G. Reamer, officiating. Entombment will follow in the Whispering Maples Memorial Mausoleum, Tom Miller Road, Plattsburgh.
In lieu of flowers, donations in her memory may be made to the CVPH R6 Unit, C/O The Foundation of CVPH, 75 Beekman Street, Plattsburgh, NY, 12901.
Arrangements are in the care of the Hamilton Funeral Home, 294 Mannix Road, Peru, 643-9055.