Katie Spikes Obituary, How Did Katie Spikes Die? Cause of Death Revealed
This is to inform you that veteran producer for CBS 60 Minutes, Katie Spikes has passed away. Yes, you heard it right, Katie Spikes is no more. Since Katie Spikes was pronounced dead, her colleagues and admirers are seeking her obituary. They are also taking over their social media handles to pay their final respect to her and extend their heartfelt condolences to Katie Spikes’s family. While many are curious to know what happened to Katie Spikes or how did she die. As per the reports suggested, Katie Spikes was 53 years old at the time of her demise. We have covered the story of Katie Spikes’s demise thoroughly in this column. Stay tuned to this page for a while until you read it completely. Scroll down the page and find out more information related to Katie Spikes obituary.
Who was Katie Spikes?
Katie Spikes passed away on Tuesday, July 24, 2023. She was at the CBS network for 30 years in a number of producing roles including as senior story editor of 60 Minutes. In fact, she was widely acknowledged for being the producer of 60 Minutes. At CBS, Katie worked with many high-profile guest bookings ranging from Olympic gold medal winner Michael Phelps to former President Barack Obama. She also was behind the 60 Minutes profile last year of Tony Bennett, which showed how he could still perform despite suffering from Alzheimer’s disease. Sadly Tony Bennett died last week. Scroll down the page and read what was Katie Spikes’s cause of death.
Reports are claiming that the veteran producer for 60 Minutes was suffering from cancer. She handed off her life after losing a battle with cancer. She fought a long battle with cancer. Katie Spikes departed her life at the age of 53 due to cancer. Who announced Katie Spikes’s death news? Executive Producer of 60 Minutes, Bill Owens confirmed the news.
Bill Owens said, “She was the relentless positive energy that everyone sought out. Smart, funny, hardworking, and a genius friend and mentor. I valued Katie’s opinion because she wasn’t afraid to take the other side of an argument and always had impeccable taste.” Katie Spikes was born on 26 October 1969 in New York City. She lived in Westfield, New Jersey. Donald Furrer who is her husband, James Joseph Furrer, and Owen Doolin Furrer who are her sons, Brandon Scott Furrer who is her stepson, and her parents James L. Spikes and Judith Doolin Spikes, will survive her. She is also survived by her sister Sarah Spikes.