Kathy Lee Criss
SPRINGFIELD - Kathy Lee Criss, 56, of Springfield, died at 9:24 a.m. on Monday, June 4, 2012 at her residence.
Kathy was born June 30, 1955 in Elgin, IL, the daughter of Fred and Anne Gusewelle. She married Honearl Criss in 1979 and he preceded her in death on September 5, 2008.
She received her Bachelor's Degree from Northern Illinois University in Science. She worked as a social worker for Jacksonville Development Center for many years and for the past 6 – 7 years as a Springfield State background screener. She dedicated her life to helping others and will truly be missed.
She was also preceded in death by her parents.
She is survived by two sons, Hobie Criss of Springfield and Torreon Criss of San Diego; two siblings, Judy Halbakken and Shirley Gusewelle; and many nieces, nephews and cousins.
Memorial contributions may be made to: SPARC, One SparCenter Plaza, 232 Bruns Ln. Springfield, IL 62702.
The family of Kathy Lee Criss is being assisted by Lincoln Land Cremation Society.