Kathleen R. Kane, 82, of Marissa, IL, passed away on Sunday, July 22, 2017 at the Coulterville Care Center. She was born on August 12, 1934 in Schuline, IL. The daughter of the late Andrew and Elizabeth (Hagen) Eggemeyer. Kathleen and Jimmy Kane were united in marriage on August 20, 1954 in Schuline, IL. Jimmy preceded her in death on October 6, 1999. Kathleen was a member of the Marissa Presbyterian Church and the Joy Circle.
Kathleen is survived by two daughters, Beverly Long of Marissa, IL, and Jodi (Donald) Litteken of Marissa, IL; one son, Larry Kane of Marissa, IL; four grandchildren, Cody Long, Lucas (Kaylan) Litteken, Lindsey (Roger) Middendorf, and Aaron (Gwen) Littenken; seven great grandchildren, Aubrey Long, Kasen Litteken, Nolan, Brendan, Brady, Brett and Brooks; two sisters-in-law, Marie (Joe) Orzechowski of Marissa, IL and Betty Eggemeyer of Sparta, IL; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends
Kathleen is preceded in death by her parents, husband, two sisters and one brother
A Celebration of Life Service will be held at 1 p.m. on Wednesday, July 26, 2017 at the Marissa Presbyterian Church with Rev. James Ryan officiating
Friends may call on Wednesday from 11 a.m. until the hour of service at the Marissa Presbyterian Church
Interment will be at Marissa Village Cemetery
Memorials may be given to the Alzheimer’s Foundation or to Hospice of Southern Illinois