Kathleen Louise “Kathy” Haselhorst, 68, Hays, died Thursday, Feb. 7, 2019 at HaysMed.

She was born November 7, 1950, in Monterey Park, Calif., to Joseph and Mildred (Patton) Lefebvre.

She married Gilbert Werth on April 8, 1967. He preceded her in death April 4, 1995.

She then married Bernie Haselhorst on Nov. 11, 2000.

She was a housewife or “domestic engineer” as she liked to call it.

She was a former member of Our Lady Help of Christians Catholic Church, the Christian Mothers, and a former religion teacher at church. She was a 4-H leader, and a former Ellis County 4-H board member. She enjoyed traveling, landscaping, cooking, sewing, and spending time with and caring for her grandchildren.

Survivors include her husband, Bernie Haselhorst, of the home in Hays; three sons, Christopher L. Werth and wife, Angela, Kinsley, Michael J. Werth and wife, Charlene, Antonino, and Dallas Haselhorst and wife, Dacia, Hays; two daughters, Cynthia M. Pulse and husband, Greg, St. George, and Wendy Porembski, Overland Park; two brother, Joe Lefebvre and wife, Sydna, Tacoma, Wash., and Tony Lefebvre and wife, Clara, Colwich; a sister, Becky Lefebvre, Colorado Springs; 16 grandchildren, Shaina Werth, Justine Sperber and husband, Chase, Clarissa Werth, Jessica Isaac and husband, Eli, Jacob Werth, Phillip Werth, Lauren Benjamin, Carly Benjamin, Jarrett Woofter, Brody Pulse, Matthew Werth, Mason Dean, Gianna Haselhorst, Aria Haselhorst, Ellia Haselhorst and Ayla Haselhorst; two great-grandsons, Xaedin Werth and Jaxson Sperber, and numerous nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Gilbert; a brother, Roger Lefebvre; and a sister Linda Lefebvre.

Mass of Christian Burial will be at 10:30 a.m. Monday at Our Lady Help of Christians Catholic Church, Antonino. Private family inurnment will be at a later date in the church cemetery. Viewing will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Sunday and from 9 to 10 a.m. Monday, all at the Hays Memorial Chapel Funeral Home, 1906 Pine Street.

A parish vigil service will be at 6:30 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.

Memorials are suggested to Madonna Rehabilitation Hospital in Lincoln, Nebraska or to Our Lady Help of Christians Catholic Church. Condolences and memories of Kathy may be shared with the family at www.haysmemorial.com