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Kathleen Murphy McNamara

December 2, 1937 May 18, 2018
Kathleen Murphy McNamara
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Obituary for Kathleen Murphy McNamara

Peoria- Kathleen Murphy McNamara, age 80, of Peoria, passed away at 7:37 AM, Friday, May 18, 2018 at Rosewood Care Center.

Kathleen was born on December 2, 1937 in Peoria, a daughter of Charles and Mary Murphy. She married Michael T. McNamara on October 14, 1961 in Peoria. He preceded her in death on June 26, 2013.

Kathleen is survived by one sister, Ellen Zang-Dillon of Palos Park, IL and one sister-in-law Maureen McNamara of Peoria. She is also survived by numerous nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by one brother, Brian Murphy and nephew, Mark Zang.

Kathleen attended St. Mark Catholic Grade School and graduated the Academy of Our Lady in 1956. She graduated Barat College Sacred Heart of Lake Forest with a Bachelor’s of Art Degree. She and Michael lived in Geneva, Switzerland for two years and traveled extensively. She was a teacher in the Peoria area for many years.

A Memorial Mass will be 10:00 AM, Monday, May 21, 2018 at Resurrection Mausoleum with a one hour prior visitation. Msgr. Jason Gray will officiate. Cremation Rites have been accorded. Entombment will follow mass in the Mausoleum.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Children’s Hospital of Illinois.

Tributes and condolences may be submitted to www.wrightandsalmon.com

Previous Events

Visitation

Monday

21

May

9:00 AM 5/21/2018 9:00:00 AM - 10:00 AM 5/21/2018 10:00:00 AM
Resurrection Cemetery & Mausoleum

7519 N Allen Rd
Peoria, IL 61614

Resurrection Cemetery & Mausoleum
7519 N Allen Rd Peoria 61614 IL
United States

Memorial Service

Monday

21

May

10:00 AM 5/21/2018 10:00:00 AM
Resurrection Cemetery & Mausoleum

7519 N Allen Rd
Peoria, IL 61614

Resurrection Cemetery & Mausoleum
7519 N Allen Rd Peoria 61614 IL
United States

Cemetery Details

Location

Resurrection Cemetery & Mausoleum Final Resting Place

7519 N Allen Rd
Peoria, IL 61614

7519 N Allen Rd Peoria 61614 IL
United States

Memorial Contribution

Children's Hospital of Illinois

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