ST. CHARLES – Kay Willing, 77, of St. Charles, died Tuesday, Oct. 9, 2012, at Geneva Care Center. |
She was born May 26, 1935, to George and Lois Rugh in Elgin.
She attended Elgin schools, graduating from Elgin High School in 1953. Kay met Norman Willing in 1956 and in June of 1957 they married. She welcomed her daughter, Tamra Lynn, in January of 1959; and sons, Todd Alan in March of 1960 and Timothy Robert in December of 1961.
Kay worked for many years at McDonalds in St. Charles and retired in 1990 so she could enjoy retirement with her husband who also retired that same year from AT&T.
Kay enjoyed bowling, golf, boating, camping and spending two special weeks in July at Wildgoose Resort in Wisconsin surrounded by her family and friends.
She is survived by her husband, Norman; sons, Todd of St. Charles, Tim (Jennifer) of Batavia, and son-in-law Steve Moran of St. Charles; grandchildren, Brock Moran of Chicago, Tracy Moran of St. Charles, Tara Willing of St. Charles, Hayden Willing, Samantha Sorenson and Sarah Sorenson all of Batavia; her sister, Wendy (John) Ellor, of Houston, Texas; and many loving cousins, nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents; daughter, Tamra Willing-Moran; and sisters, Carol Unruh and Sally Brachmen.
Funeral Services will be 10 a.m. Monday, Oct. 15, 2012, at St. Mark's Lutheran Church, 101 S. Sixth Aveune, St. Charles. Visitation will be 3 to 7 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 14, at Yurs Funeral Home, 405 E. Main St.,(corner of routes 64 and 25), St. Charles, IL 60174.
Burial will be at Prairie Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to The
, 143 First St., Batavia, IL 60510. For more information, please call Yurs Funeral Home of St. Charles, 630-584-0060 or visit www.yursfuneralhomes.com.
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Published in Kane County Chronicle on Oct. 10, 2012