Obit: Kathryn Marie Sotile Mette

Staff reports

Kathryn Marie Sotile Mette, 52, was a longtime resident

of Fort Walton Beach, FL, and was known as Kathy to all

of her family and friends.  She passed away Friday, March

11, 2011, after a long battle with cancer.

Kathy is survived by her loving husband of 23 years, Vicktor

Joseph Mette.  She is also survived by her two sons, Travis

Weston Mette and Trevor Joseph Mette; mother, Yuba

Hendrick Sotile; great-aunt, Marcelle Selph, Purvis, MS;

father and his wife, Joseph Anthony and Shirley Sotile,

White Castle, La.; brother, Brian Sotile (wife, Rosemary and

daughter, Maranda, Parma, MI; and an uncle Charles M. Sotile,


She is survived by her husband's mother and dad, Carolyn and

Kenneth West; and father Bryan Mette Sr. (Catherine); brothers-in-law

Bryan Jr., Lonnie (Laura), Leon and David Mette; Shawn West and

sister-in-law, Leeia West Day (Paul), Baxter, MN; and many cousins,

nieces, nephews, and many devoted friends.

She was preceded in death by her grandmother, Mildred Davis

Hendrick; grandfather, H.L. (Roy) Hendrick, Sr.; uncle, H.L. (Pete)

Hendrick, Jr.; grandfather and grandmother, Mickey and Lena

DeLouise Sotile; and aunt, Ethel DeLatte Sotile.

A memorial service was held Saturday, March 19 at Shalimar

United Methodist Church, Shalimar, Florida.