HICKSVILLE – Kathryn D. Mason, 81, died Sunday, Dec. 31 at Community Memorial Hospital, Hicksville.

Born on March 21, 1936 in Van Wert, Kathryn was the daughter of the late Herbert and Flora (Dague) Oakley.

She is survived by her children, Robert (Jenny) Monhollen, George (Diane) Sowles, Steven (Melanie) Sowles, Constance (Steve) Sowles Miller, David (Sammy) Sowles, James Scott Sowles, Monica McKinley; 15 grandchildren; and many great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husbands, George Sowles, Melvin McKinley and Robert Mason; a son, Kevin Sowles; and siblings, Patricia Ishmeal and Richard Oakley.

Visitation for Kathryn will be Saturday, Jan. 6 from noon-2 p.m. with a committal service at 2 p.m. with Father Borgelt officiating. Burial will be in Forest Home Cemetery. Smith & Brown Funeral Home in Hicksville is handling arrangements.

Online condolences may be shared at www.smithbrownfuneralhome.com.