Katherine Alyse Pindar (19) passed away Thursday, March 12, 2020, in Houston, Texas while serving a proselyting mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. She was born in Allen, Texas on May 14, 2000 and moved to Mesa, Arizona when she was 4 years old.
Katherine was active in band, playing the saxophone and was involved in track and on swim teams before graduating from Dobson High School in 2018. She attended Eastern Arizona College in Thatcher, Arizona for one year prior to her missionary service. Katherine enjoyed music, hiking, dogs, and planning her next adventure.
Katherine was excited to serve a mission for the church and was so happy to go to her home state when she was assigned to serve in the Houston Texas East Mission beginning August 2019. She LOVED being a missionary, speaking Spanish and being in Texas.
She is survived by her parents, John & Sara Pindar, siblings Jonathon, Amy and Asher. Her grandmother Edna Christensen, an uncle, Mel (Debby) Christensen, and four aunts, Jeanne (Nickoli) Eilertsen, Lisa (Jason) Nicoll, Emily (Russell) Matheny and Suzanne Pindar. She is preceded in death by three grandparents, Albert Christensen, Wellington and Nancy Pindar, her uncle, Wayne (Margie) Christensen, and her aunt, Paula Christensen.
She will be buried in the Mesa City Cemetery. www.bunkerfuneral.com