Kathryn J. DeGroot 1951–2019 Northfield—Kathryn J. DeGroot, age 68, of Northfield, passed away Sunday, August 18, 2019 at Northfield Hospital Long Term Care. Kathryn Jane, was born on March 26, 1951 to Darrel and Margaret (Kohlepp) Larsen in Northfield, MN. Katie lived her entire life in Northfield. She served her community by working for many years at the Northfield Hospital Pharmacy and then the Dilley Unit. Her journey ended at the Northfield Hospital Long Term Care where she was loved dearly and cared for by all the staff. Kathryn is survived by her children, Emily Larsen, Tina (Mike) Schlottman, and Adam (Melissa) DeGroot; grandchildren, Abby, Matt, Nick, and Maggie; sisters in laws, Judy Larsen, Mary Ann Larsen, Cindy Larsen, and Anna Van Batavia; cousin, Babs Hillman; nieces, nephews, and other relatives and friends. She is preceded in death by her husband; parents; and brothers, Bill, Ken, and Tom Larsen. Memorial Service will be held on September 27 at 4:00 pm at Bierman Funeral Home. Interment will be at Oaklawn Cemetery in a private family service. Visitation will be held from 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm prior to the service at Bierman Funeral Home & Crematory. biermanfuneralhome.com.