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Katherine N. Weiss

Katherine N. Weiss passed away April 6, 2005, at Barton Memorial Hospital Skilled Nursing Facility after a long battle with cancer. She was 52.

Katherine was born Aug. 16, 1952, in Flushing, N.Y., and was a 13-year resident of South Lake Tahoe. She moved to San Jose, Calif., with her parents, where she attended Mt. Pleasant High School. She later worked for National Semi-Conductor Co. in San Jose. She met her loving husband, Bill Weiss, and moved to South Lake Tahoe in 1992. She had been employed by Harveys Resort Casino for 13 years as a slot machine technician.

She is survived by her son, Bill Aron Weiss of South Lake Tahoe; mother, Audrey Reed of South Lake Tahoe; brothers, Kenneth, Kevin and Ryan Reed, all of South Lake Tahoe; sister, Audrey Giagliando of San Jose; mother-in-law, Harriet Weiss of Lindenhurst, N.Y.; father-in-law, William Weiss of Palm Coast, Fla.; brother- and sister-in-law, Jim and Doreen Weiss of Levittown, N.Y.; and many aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her husband, Bill Weiss.

Visitation will take place from 4 to 8 p.m. Friday in the McFarlane Mortuary Chapel. Graveside services will begin at 10 a.m. Saturday at Happy Homestead Cemetery. A reception will follow at the First Baptist Church, 1053 Wildwood Ave.

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