Born: June 20, 1933 - Deceased: August 13, 2022
M. Catherine “Cathy” Ingersoll, nee Ochsenfeld, 89, of Wayzata, MN, formerly of Belleville, IL,
born Tuesday, June 20, 1933, in Miami, FL, passed away on Saturday, August 13, 2022, at The
Trails of Orono in Wayzata, MN.
Catherine relocated to Atlanta, GA, where she attended grade school and graduated from
O’Keefe High School. She was granted a scholarship to Oglethorpe University where she
obtained her B.A. in Elementary Education. She enjoyed her long career, primarily teaching 5th
grade for District 175 in Belleville, IL.
She was active in local Belleville clubs including Friends of the Belleville Public Library, Ten
Toes Walking Group, Rock Steady Boxing for Parkinson’s Wellness, Dorchester Swim and
Tennis Club along with book, genealogy, and financial investing clubs. She was an avid
Cardinals baseball fan.
She was preceded in death by her:
Surviving are her:
Memorials: Memorials can be made to Friends of the Belleville Public Library, 643 North 39th St. Belleville, IL, 62226. Please no flower memorials.
Visitation: Monday, August 29, 9 am – 11:45 am, 2022 at Kurrus Funeral Home in Belleville, IL.
Services: Funeral will be attended by family only at Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery, St.Louis, MO