Katherine A. Givens

AUBURN – Katherine A. Givens, 81, passed away peacefully on Sunday, Nov. 19, 2023. She was born in Boston, Mass. on Nov. 19, 1942, a daughter of the late Lewin and Ann (Hlister) Cleveland.

Katherine was a graduate of Lisbon High School and had a career as a CNA at Central Maine Medical Center and D’Youville. She had a passion for crafts, especially through painting and making jewelry, as well as cooking and baking for others.
Katherine was predeceased by her brother, Michael and sisters Lewan Susan and Lewan Marie.

She is survived by her children, Michael Givens, Navata Givens, William Givens and wife Tracy, and Dawn Givens Giard and husband Denis; grandchildren, Justin Blouin, Cameron Blouin, Jayme (Givens) Kane, Wade Givens, Tyler Givens and Miranda Givens; great-grandchildren, Alivia, Hudson, Evelyn, Vivian and Jackson; brother, Lewin Butch Cleveland and wife Debra; niece, Kristin (Cleveland) Bernier.

In lieu of flowers, please send a donation to

The Sarah Frye Home

751 Washington St. N,

Auburn, ME 04210


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