SERVICE INFORMATION FOR
Kathyrn (Kathy) L Harks
Visitation: Sunday, September 20th, 2009 2:00 P.M to 6:00 P.M at 405 E. Main Street, St. Charles, IL 60174
Service: Monday, September 21st, 2009 at 10:30 am at St. Patrick Crane Road Catholic Church 6N487 Crane Road, St. Charles, IL 60175
Burial Location: Private
Kathryn (Kathy) Harks, age 53, of St. Charles, died Friday at her home.
She was born June 8, 1956 in Elmhurst, IL. and grew up in Lombard where she met and married her high school sweet heart. They made their home and raised their family in St. Charles for the past 23 years.
Kathy lived her life with a passion for gardening and enjoyed horse-back riding. She loved giving of her time to countless school, community, and charitable organizations. Kathy’s passion for running inspired her to complete the Chicago Marathon, two half marathons, as well as the Naperville Triathlon. With everything she has done her greatest accomplishment was truly her family.
She is survived by her husband of 32 years Glenn and three children Lauren (Tim) Thomsen, Brian Harks and Ashley Harks and was the proud grandmother of James Thomsen, brother Bill (Carmela) Speckman sister Carol LaFleur, mother and father-in-law Al and Irma Harks, brother-in-law Gregg (Cari) Harks, sister-in-laws Cheryl (Doug) Hoy, Debbie (Kevin) Kelly, and many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents Karl and Hilda Speckman.
Funeral Mass will be held at 10:30 A.M. Monday at St. Patrick Crane Road Catholic Church, St. Charles. Burial will be private. Visitation will be held from 2- 6:00 P.M. Sunday at Yurs Funeral Home 405 E. Main Street, St. Charles (corner of Rt. 64 & Rt. 25. Contributions may be made to the Living Well Cancer Resource Center 1803 W. State Street, Geneva, IL 60134. For information please call 630-584-0060 or www.yursfuneralhomes.com