KATHRYN F. PIERCE ("KITTY")

Age 95, went to be with the Lord Jesus on November 22. She was born in Wilmington, DE to the late Guy T. and Myrtle E. (Case) Pierce.

Kitty was raised in Marshallton and was a graduate of Conrad High School. She continued her education at Columbia Bible College where she earned a Master’s Degree in Linguistics. In her early life she attended Immanuel Baptist Church in Wilmington and was the first missionary sent into field from the church’s youth group. She served the Crossworld Mission for 42 years in the Amazon Basin of Brazil, where she translated much of the New Testament into the native tongue of the Wai Wai Tribe.

A viewing will be held on Tuesday November 29th at Faith Baptist Church, 4210 Limestone Road, Wilmington, DE 19808 from 11:00 am to 12:00 pm. A Funeral Service will begin at noon followed by interment in Silverbrook Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to Faith Baptist Chruch.