Kristina Nicole Barry, 26, of Genoa, Ill., died Monday, Sept. 5, 2011, at Kishwaukee Community Hospital, DeKalb. |
Born Jan. 7, 1985, in Sycamore, she was as a graduate of Genoa-Kingston High School, class of 2004. Kristina loved to travel across the country. She lived in New York and the state of Washington. She was an avid Chicago Cubs fan, and was a celebrity bat girl at the age of 11.
Kristina loved her children and her family. She enjoyed taking her children swimming and was very active in her daughter's sports. She will be dearly missed.
She is survived by her children, Ashlee, Tyler and Alexis; fiance, Jeremy Wilhelm of Sycamore; mother, Lisa A. Barry of Genoa; grandfather, Vern Barry of Genoa; and dear friend, Jim Joyce of Genoa.
She was preceded in death by her grandmother, Johanne "Jo" Barry.
Her funeral service will be at 11 a.m. Friday, Sept. 9, at Crosswinds Community Church, 13100 Cherry Road, Genoa, with the Rev. James Freund officiating. Burial will be at Genoa Cemetery.
Visitation will be from 4-8 p.m. Thursday at the local family-owned and -operated Slater-Butala Funeral Home of Genoa.
In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made for Kristina Barry in care of Slater-Butala Funeral Home, 132 W. Main, Genoa, IL 60135.
For information, visit www.ButalaFuneralHomes.com or call 815-784-5191.