Kathleen Imogene Garrett, 83, of Lincoln, died Monday, Nov. 5, 2012,
at Memorial Medical Center in Springfield.
(Below is a copy of
the obituary from the funeral home.)
Kathleen Imogene Garrett, 83, of Lincoln, passed
away November 5, 2012 at Memorial Medical Center
in Springfield, IL.
Visitation will be from
10:00 AM until 11:00 AM Wednesday, November 7,
2012 at Holland Barry & Bennett Funeral Home in
Lincoln. Funeral services will be 11:00 AM also
on Wednesday at the funeral home with Pastor
Rachel Stockle officiating. Burial will follow
in St. Mary's Cemetery, Lincoln.
Kathleen was born November 5, 1929 in
Cumberland County, Illinois, the daughter of
Daniel and Inez (Oakley) Seeley). She married
Paul Garrett on November 14, 1946 in Mattoon,
Illinois. He preceded her in death.
She was a member of the United Methodist
Church in Mt. Pulaski, IL. Kathleen was retired
from Abraham Lincoln Memorial Hospital in
Lincoln where she was employed for 15 years as a
Surviving are her
children: Gloria (Gerald) Goodman of Mt. Pulaski,
IL., Roger (Jan) Garrett of Bloomington, IL., and
Peggy Garrett of Lincoln, IL.; sisters: Betty Bland
of Toledo, IL., Rose Cartwright of Ashmore, IL.,
Carol Comer of Casey, IL., Connie Parker of Greenup,
IL., Nancy Willowby of Riverton, IL., Karen Trigg of
Toledo, IL., and Dorothy Fogle of Naperville, IL. 9
grandchildren, 14 great grandchildren, and several
nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends also survive.
She was preceded in death by her
parents, her husband Paul Garrett, son David Garrett, son
Rickey Garrett, grandson Jerry Goodman, brothers: Willard
Seeley, Eugene Seeley, Vora Seeley, William Seeley, and
Ronnie Seeley, and sisters Norma McCloud and Maxine Myers.
Memorial donations may be made
to the United Methodist Church of Mt. Pulaski, IL. and will
be accepted at the funeral home.