Longtime business owner passed over the weekend

Katheryn Chartrand

The local community lost a longtime business owner on Sunday, Aug. 14 as Katheryn Chartrand passed away.

Chartrand, and her husband William “Bill” Earl Chartrand, started and ran Chartrand Equipment in Red Bud for over 60 years. It was noted that she was active in both the success and legacy of the family business.

For Chartrand’s full obituary, please see this week’s print edition.