Barbara Elaine Kater, 76, of Macon, passed away peacefully in her sleep, surrounded by family on Tuesday September 7, 2021. Barbara was born in January of 1945 in Decatur, Illinois to Howard and Mary Baldwin. She married Jimmy Kater in June of 1963.
She worked by Jimmy’s side on the family farm along with working for Ameren.
Barbara is survived by children: Jaimie (Debbie) Kater, Marsha (Brett) Kyle, William (Lori) Kater, Kevin (Tammy) Kater and Jeremy (Kelsey) Kater; ten grandchildren, three step-grandchildren; five great grandchildren and ten step-great grandchildren; and one brother Richard (Julie) Baldwin.
She was preceded in death by her parents and husband.
The family has planned a private service. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made in her name to Prairie Avenue Christian Church.
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