Katie JoAnn Hughes, 33, of Williston, North Dakota most recently of Appleton, Wisconsin and formerly of Grand Forks, passed away unexpectedly of natural causes, on Tuesday, February 19, 2019 at her home in Appleton.
A Celebration of Katie’s Life will be held at 11:00 AM on Friday, March 1, 2019 at the Everson-Coughlin funeral Home Chapel in Williston. Garth Sjue will officiate and interment will take place at a later date.
Friends may sign a register book at Everson-Coughlin Funeral Home on Thursday, February 28, from 9:00 AM until 7:00 PM and on Friday from 9:00 AM until service time.
Katie JoAnn Hughes was born on May 8, 1985 in Williston, ND to Joseph and Sheila Hughes. She graduated from Williston High School in 2003. After graduation she spent time living in Denver, Fargo, Grand Forks and most recently Appleton, WI. She worked in the Restaurant Industry and excelled at and loved event planning.
Katie loved the outdoors. She enjoyed gardening, biking, kayaking, hunting, fishing and camping. She also loved traveling, music and attending concerts. She was an excellent cook and loved making challenging and unique recipes. She really enjoyed spending time with friends and family.
Katie is survived by her parents, Joe and Sheila Hughes; sister, Jamie (Jim) Fagerholt of Grand Forks, ND, nephews Jack and Brooks, and niece Claire; brother, Cody Hughes of Des Moines, IA; grandmother, Janice Anderson of Bismarck, ND; grandmother, Isabelle Hughes of Williston, ND; and several aunts, uncles and cousins.
Friends are welcome to visit www.eversoncoughlin.com to share memories of Katie or leave condolences for her family.