Kitty was born in the Netherlands to Benardus Johannes and Maria Van Es Elbers. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her brothers, Ben and Karel, and her sister, Riet. Kitty came to the United States with her family in 1991.
Those left to cherish Kitty’s memory include her sister-in-law, Jacinta “Cinthia” Elbers, her nephews: Michael Elbers and his wife Tonia, and Eli Elbers, niece, Bobbi, great niece and nephews: Braeden, Makenna, and Rylee Elbers; and many nieces and nephews in Canada. She also leaves behind her special K9 friends, Snoopy and Rascal.
In lieu of flowers donations may be sent to The American Heart Association 10 Glenlake Pkwy NE South Tower Ste 400 Atlanta, GA 30328 or to the Washington County Animal Shelter 3411 N. Roan St, Johnson City, TN 37601.
A Memorial Service will be held at Kitty’s home at a later date.
Memories and condolences may be shared at www.tetrickfuneralhome.com . Tetrick Funeral Services 3001 Peoples Street Johnson City, TN (423-610-7171) is honored to serve the Elbers family.