Katherine Johnson Dorschner

October 22, 1959 ~ December 17, 2020 (age 61)


Kathy Dorschner, age 61, of Neenah/Fox Crossing, passed away December 17, 2020 from a brain injury. Kathy was born October 22, 1959 to Jane and Arnie Johnson.She is survived by her husband of 39 years, Gary Dorschner and their son Matthew Dorschner.

She is also survived by her brothers David/Arnie Johnson, Jim Johnson, and her sisters Ellen Graham, Laura Johnson and Lisa Miller. Kathy is further survived by many, many more nieces and nephews. She loved her garden, all of her flowers and outdoor plants. She also loved to can her products from the garden. She enjoyed camping, renting a house on Crescent Lake in Rhinelander for a week every Summer, or renting a cottage on Shawano Lake. Kathy also enjoyed backyard campfires and mixed drinks on the deck. She loved her bichon, Annabelle. They were inseparable. Kathy also had a special bond with her son Matthew that was unlike any other. 

She will be welcomed into the heavens by her grandparents, mother and father, and many aunts and uncles.

Kathy worked at Essity in Neenah for 30+ years, which has undergone various name changes over the years. She will be sorely missed by those closest to her.

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