Kristin Kolb-Angelbeck, 45, of Deer Harbor, Washington, passed away on Sunday, March 31, 2019, at her home. She was born on December 18, 1973, in Jefferson City, a daughter of Donald Kolb and Judith (Barker) Fester. Kristin was a 1995 graduate of Oberlin College, where she studied journalism. She was a free-lance journalist who was recently published in Counter Punch Magazine. Her passion was whale watching and she was very involved in environmental causes. She is survived by her husband: Dr. Bill Angelbeck and daughter Simone Angelbeck of Vancouver, British Columbia; parents: Richard and Judith Fester of Jefferson City and Donald and Deanna Kolb of Eldon; siblings: Lisa Songy (John) of Overland Park and Craig Kolb of Jefferson City; niece: Courtney Kolb; and nephews: Zachery Kolb and Christopher, Michael and Jon Ortbals. Kristin was preceded in death by her grandparents: Marvin and Florence Barker. Friends will be received from 2:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. on Friday, April 12, 2019, at Houser-Millard Funeral Directors. Burial will be at Riverside Cemetery following visitation. Expressions of sympathy can be made to the American Cancer Society of Seattle, Washington. Arrangements are under the direction of HOUSER-MILLARD Funeral Directors, 2613 West Main Street, Jefferson City, MO 65109; (573) 636-3838. Condolences may be left online for the family at www.millardfamilychapels.com.