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12/3/2012 11:30:00 AM
Kathleen Walter
Kathleen Walter
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Kathleen Walter

Kathleen Lynn (Washkowiak) Walter, 53, of Oglesby, was born Jan 14, 1959, and went to be with the Lord on Nov. 30, 2012, at her residence with her family by her side.

Per her request, cremation rites have been accorded.

Services will be at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday in the United Church of Christ in Granville. 

Visitation will be 4-7 p.m. Tuesday in Dysart-Cofoid Funeral Chapel, Granville.

Kathleen was a member of First Presbyterian Church in Henry, where she taught Sunday school, performed in the choir and served on many committees. she was a member of the PCEF Board on the special events and scholarship committees that served the students of Putnam County Schools. Kathy regularly shared her considerable musical and theatrical talents at numerous PCEF shows. Kathy also served on the board for River Valley Players and Mr. Manahan’s Summer Playhouse where she also shared musical and acting talents.

Kathleen managed the One Hour National Drycleaners for many years and also worked as a certified nurse’s assistant and loved to paint. Kathy also was manager and part owner of the Men’s Emporium in La Salle. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and was a true friend to many, many people to know her was to love her.  Every life she touched was with love and kindness; she made this world a better place to live in.

She is survived by her husband, Gerald; her daughter, Dani Zellmer (Ryley Bunzell); her grandson, Joey Bunzell; her father, Wayne (Vicki) Washkowiak; her brothers, Mike (Cindy) Washkowiak and Chris Washkowiak; and nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death her mother, Betty Washkowiak; and one sister, Melanie Beckerleg.

Memorials may be directed to the donor’s choice.

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