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Katharine Evelyn Holden Templeton ’42

Katharine Evelyn Holden Templeton ’42, March 30, 2002, in Portland. Following her graduation from Reed with a BA in biology, Katharine earned a degree in nursing from Emanuel Hospital School of Nursing in Portland. In 1947 she married John A. Templeton and they raised three daughters in their nearly 40 years of marriage. At Emanuel Hospital, Templeton worked as a nurse and a teacher of nursing. She is survived by her daughter, 2 stepdaughters, 10 grandchildren, and 16 great-grandchildren.

Appeared in Reed magazine: February 2003

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