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In Memory of

Kathryn F. Tonguis

December 24, 1958 - January 4, 2018

Obituary


Kathryn F. Tonguis, age 59, born in Chicago, December 24, 1958, died peacefully surrounded by her loved ones in her home on January 4, 2018. She lived in New Orleans, Louisiana, and owned a successful pottery studio in Metairie, Kathryn was a loving and devoted wife, mother, sister, grandmother, friend, and teacher. Daughter of the late Frank Ohlinger. Survived by her mother, Elizabeth J. Drezen, and her devoted husband, Crawford C. Carroll, her children, Kai White and Matthew Tonguis. She is also survived by her siblings, Edward Van Herik, Lisa Van Herik and Christine Van...

Kathryn F. Tonguis, age 59, born in Chicago, December 24, 1958, died peacefully surrounded by her loved ones in her home on January 4, 2018. She lived in New Orleans, Louisiana, and owned a successful pottery studio in Metairie, Kathryn was a loving and devoted wife, mother, sister, grandmother, friend, and teacher. Daughter of the late Frank Ohlinger. Survived by her mother, Elizabeth J. Drezen, and her devoted husband, Crawford C. Carroll, her children, Kai White and Matthew Tonguis. She is also survived by her siblings, Edward Van Herik, Lisa Van Herik and Christine Van Herik. Grandmother of Gabriella and Elizabeth and by numerous friends and art students. Relatives and friends of the family will be having a private celebration of Kate's life at a later time. Condolences may be expressed online at www.leitzeaganfunealhome.com.