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Vicky Catron

May 19, 2015

Rossville—Vicky L. Catron, 45, passed away Tuesday, May 19, 2015 at the University of Arkansas Medical School at Little Rock.


She was born January 26, 1970 in Topeka, the daughter of Roy W. and Mary Ann Flerlage Reser.  She grew up in the Rossville community and graduated from Rossville High School in 1988.  Vicky attended airline flight attendant school in Florida.


Vicky was a homemaker and active in the family business.  She was a member of St. Stanislaus Catholic Church and the Rossville Booster Club both in Rossville.  She was very community minded and was involved in most all community activities.  Vicky loved spending time with her family.


On October 17, 1993 she was united in marriage to Vern Catron in St. Marys.  He survives of the home.


Other survivors include three sons, Dalton, Payton and Corey all of Rossville; her daughter , Lauryn, Rossville; her parents, Roy and Mary Ann Reser, St. Marys; a brother, Doug (Melanie) Reser, Delia; a sister, Kelly (Todd) Brown, Rossville; mother-in-law Maxine Catron, Delia; father-in-law, Benny Catron, Meriden; many nieces and nephews and great nieces and nephews.


Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10:00 A.M. Saturday, May 23, 2015 at St. Stanislaus Catholic Church in Rossville.  Interment will be in the Rossville Cemetery.  Vicky will lie in state and the family will receive friends after 5:00 P.M. Friday, May 22, 2015 at the church where there will be a rosary recited at 7:00 P.M.  In Lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to the Catron Children’s Education Fund and sent in care of Piper Funeral Home, 714 Maple St., St. Marys, Kansas 66536.

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68 thoughts on “Vicky Catron

  1. We thought of you today. But that is nothing new. We thought about you yesterday, and the days before that too. We think about you in silence, and oftern speak your name. Now all we have is the wonderful memories and your picture in a frame. Your memory is our keepsake, with which we will cherish and never part. God has you in his keeping. We have you in our heart. Death leaves a heartache no one can heal – love leaves a memory no one can steal. To all of Vicky’s family – your loss and pain is ours as well. So sorry. Love to you and your family

  2. Our thoughts and prayers are with the Catron and Reser families. We share in your grief.

  3. My dear cousin . . . so young, too soon. My heart is heavy to learn of her passing. I just know that my Aunt Margaret, who was Vicky’s grandma, was there waiting for her on the other side as well as all the other family who have gone before her. Prayers for Mary Ann, Roy, Kelly, Doug, Vern, and her children.

  4. Vern, Corey & family- We are so very sorry for your loss. May you find peace and comfort with all of your memories in the days ahead and always. We enjoyed getting to know Vicky during your time with the Sundogs. You are in our prayers!!!

  5. Vernie and Reser family,

    We are so sorry to hear about Vicky’s illness and passing. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.

  6. Vernie,
    I am praying for you, the kids, and the extended family who all will miss the joy and presence only Vicky could bring. Your family and the Brown’s always embraced me as part of any BBQ or celebration whenever I made it home to Rossville. I’m sorry I can’t attend the services in person, but I know many thoughts and prayers from all the folks who love you guys will be lifted up and there in spirit.

  7. Our hearts go out to The Catron (Reser/Brown) Family in your time of sorrow. Words seem inadequate to express the sadness we feel about the passing of Vicky. Hold onto the happy memories that we’ve shared with her, as this is what keeps her alive in our hearts and in our minds, and she will continue to live on, through us. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all. ‪#‎catronstrong

  8. Vern and kids-
    You are in our prayers! Even though we haven’t known you guys very long..we know what a strong family you are! Vicky is smiling down on all of you !

  9. Vern and family,
    I know that Vicky’s death has left a huge hole in your world, but it is my hope that you fill that hole with happy memories of Vicky, funny stories about her, the words to her favorite song, her favorite flavor of ice cream,etc. Cherish your memories, and know that so many people care about you and will help you through the tough times.
    Sorry we were unable to attend the services.
    Our thoughts and prayers,
    Jason and Renae Skelton

  10. Vernie and Family,
    Sorry for your loss, we will keep you all in our thoughts and prayers. R.I.P. Vickie.

  11. To all of Vicky’s family, especially Dalton, Lauryn and Payton (and Doug) who I worked with at RJSHS, my heart is with you all. May you find strength in family and comfort in memories.

  12. I am so sorry to hear about Vicky, she was always a sweetheart. She was on my only Jr. High Volleyball to win League champs. So sorry.

  13. The Catron and Reser Families:

    I am so very sorry to hear of Vicky’s passing. She will be greatly missed by all who had the fortune of meeting and knowing her. May God help you through the difficult days ahead and know that many are praying to ease your grief.

  14. We extend our deepest sympathy to your whole family. No words can express the loss that you feel, but know that you are in our thoughts and prayers.

  15. We’re so sorry for your loss. Our thought and prayers are with your families.

    Zig and Eillen Ziegler & family

  16. Our family is saddened to hear of Vicky’s passing. No words can express your loss and the many hats she wore – wife, mother, daughter, sister, aunt & friend. May God comfort you and your family on your tough days ahead.

  17. Vicky will be missed by alot of people. Prayers are and will be with Vern and kids for many months, years to come.

  18. Vern & Family,
    We are so very saddened and sorry to hear about Vicky passing. She was such a sweet lady and you could just feel how much she loved her family. Keeping you all in our prayers.
    Ryan, Rachel, Tre and Taliyah Munoz

  19. So sorry to hear of Vikky’s passing. Our thoughts, prayers, and deepest sympathy to the Catron/Reser families and all who knew her. May she rest in peace.

  20. To each and everyone of Vicky’s family members, we are so very sorry to hear of Vicks passing. Not only were Scott and I classmates of hers, we were great friends. We had many of ballgames together with our kids. We will truly miss her kindness and sweet smile. May God comfort you all during this difficult time and may you cherish the memories with her forever. We love you all! Grief never ends…but it changes. It’s a passage, not a place to stay. Grief is not a sign of weakness, nor a lack of faith…it is the price of love. ~author unknown ~

  21. So sorry to hear of Vicky’s passing. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.

  22. Roy, Mary Ann, Kelly, Doug, Vern and her children:
    I am praying for all of you. Just remember to touch your heart, and you’ll find her there.Remember to look up.

    My love,
    Beverly Fox Williams

  23. Doug, Melanie, and family–so sorry to hear of your loss. Please know you are in our thoughts and prayers—prayers for all.

  24. Vern and Kids,
    We are so very sorry for your loss! Vicky was an amazing mom and wife! She loved watching Corey play ball and was always up beat even when the games weren’t going in our boys’ favor. Please know that we will be praying for healing for you Vern and the kids especially Corey. You have a amazing Angel watching over you all now. Peace be with you and may the perpetual light shine upon Vicky.

  25. Vern, Dalton, Lauryn, Payton, Corey, and the Reser’s.
    You are all in our thoughts and prayers. Your strength will carry you through.

  26. So sorry to hear of Vicky’s passing. Our thought and prayers are with you and your family.

  27. Very sorry to hear about this loss. Vicky was a special person – always with a smile and quick hello. Vern – be strong man…I know you will be…but be strong. You guys are in my thoughts and prayers.

  28. My heart hurts for your family Vern, I have been thinking about all of you, I will continue to pray for peace, my deepest sympathy.

    Tina Wahweotten

  29. Vern, Kids & Family:

    I am consumed with sadness to learn of Vicky’s tragic passing. My heart is with you during this time. Please note that our thoughts & prayers are with you all.

    Arthur, Barb, Jacob & Marcella

  30. Our prayers are with both families. Vicki is in peace now. Look at the stars at night and the brightest star will be Vicki smiling down on you all and saying I am here.

  31. Praying for the Catron and Reser family…my thoughts and prayers are with you in this difficult time!

  32. Vernie & kids,
    We have no words to explain the sadness we feel ourselves, but especially for you. Please accept our heartfelt sympathy. Vicky was such a sweet, loving person and now is your loving Angel watching down over all of you. May she Rest In Peace and God Speed……………
    The Stum’s ~ Sis & Wilb

  33. Oh how my heart goes out to you, my dear friends, Mary Ann, Roy, Kelly & Doug!! I will always remember what beautiful ‘lil angels I saw in the faces of both your adorable daughters, Vicki & Kelly, when I first met them as little girls waaay back in 1972. To me, they were the most beautiful ‘lil girls I’d ever met!!! I’m so very sorry for the loss of your beloved, Vicki! Your families, The Catrons, & The Flerlages are all in my thoughts & prayers
    for comfort of peace! God bless you all, Love & hugs, Ruth Wiltz

  34. Sympathy to the Carton/Reser families. You are in my prayers. (Vern – you are in my thoughts. Sorry for you loss.)

  35. Even though, I haven’t had the pleasure to have met Mrs Vicky, like so many..My condolences to the Reser and Catron families.

  36. Dear Vern & family, Mary Ann, Roy, Kelly & Todd, Maxine,

    I am absolutly out of words. I just don’t want to hear of your loss. Vicky was a very compasionet person and we will all miss her smile. I am so very sorry for your loss. She was always so sweet to bring in the newest baby for me to see at the Delia Post Office. I watched her and the family grow. Vern & all of you have our deepest sympathy, love & prayers. May God be with you now and always.
    Pauline & Joe Conley

  37. Sending warm thoughts and prayers in your difficult time. Hugs to all family and friends.

  38. We are so sorry to hear about Vicky’s passing. We will keep your family in our prayers for peace and comfort.

  39. Could not believe this when we received the news. You have all been a big part of our lives for so many years. Vicky was a great person and will be greatly missed. My heart is breaking right now. You are all in our thoughts and prayers. Please know that she is in a better place now. Love all of you like family. May peace be with you.

  40. I remember Vicky as a “big sister”! I grew up with Vicky, Doug and Kelly. They treated me like a “little brother”. The birthdays, holidays and bbq’s are cherished memories… On behalf of my family, We will always be here and pray for each of you. Vicky is a special person! She is loved and missed! With heavy hearts… Our thoughts and prayers are with all of the Catrons and Resers. Thank you all, for allowing me to have the cherished memories. God bless you all!

  41. Vern and Kids – There are no words right now to heal the pain of the loss of your wife and mother. We are praying for God to comfort you and bring healing to your hearts.

  42. My deepest sympathy to the Reser and Catron families. Vickie will be missed by all of us. May God comfort you in this time of need.

  43. So very sorry to hear of the passing of Vicky. Thoughts and prayers to Vern and kids, Roy and Mary Ann, Kelly, Doug and families. So glad I got to visit with Vick recently…what a painful loss to all who knew her.

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