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Catherine Kral
Catherine Kral
Birth: 15 November 1891
Adams County, Nebraska, USA
Death: 19 August 2002
Campbell, Franklin County, Nebraska, USA
Age: 110 years, 277 days
Country: United StatesUSA

Catherine Francis "Kate" Kral (née Zubrod; 15 November 1891 – 19 August 2002) was an American supercentenarian whose age has been validated by the Gerontology Research Group (GRG). At her death, she was the oldest living person in Nebraska.


Catherine Kral was born in Adams County, Nebraska, USA on 15 November 1891. Her parents were Peter Zubrod and Anna (née Stoetzel) Zubrod.

She married Charles Patrick Kral in 27 April 1915. The couple had 5 children: Leonard Kral (1917-1998), Marjorie Davis, Marvin Kral (1920-1936), Charles Kral (1929-1985) and Paul Kral. She was widowed in 1973.

Catherine Kral died in Campbell, Franklin County, Nebraska, USA on 19 August 2002 at the age of 110 years, 277 days.