Katherine Espil(1955 - 2013)

Katherine J (Healy) Espil

April 17, 1955

March 19, 2013

Born April 17, 1955. Lost her life to a long battle with Breast Cancer March 19, 2013. She was at home with her family and close friends. Kathy is now resting peacefully with our Lord in heaven.

She was born at St. Mary's Hospital in Reno, attended local schools where she met Jack, the love of her life. Kathy and Jack were married June 23, 1974.

After graduating from Sparks High School in 1973, Kathy attended Lassen Community College, where she found her passion in nursing. She worked many jobs throughout her nursing career, most recently with Urology of Nevada. She was a kind, caring, and compassionate person. Kathy was a very devoted wife, mother, daughter, sister, and friend to all.

Preceded in death by her father, Thomas Healy, and her sister Carol Rogers. Kathy is survived by her husband Jack of 39 years, her son Jeremy (Joan). Grandchildren Hannah and John. Mother Delores, sisters Leslie (Dan) and Sandy. Brother Don (Donna), Yema to nieces and nephews, and had numerous cousins and friends.

Kathy will be forever in our hearts and deeply missed.

A celebration of life to be held Saturday March 23rd, 2013 at American Legion Hall at 6pm 731 4th St, Sparks.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to .

Published in Reno Gazette-Journal from Mar. 21 to Mar. 23, 2013