Celebrating the life of Kathleen Ann Jewell
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Born February 7, 1936 in Great Bend, Kansas, she was the daughter to Harry and Maurine (Hammond) Dodd. Kathleen loved her cats. She enjoyed spending time with her family especially her grandchildren. Kathleen loved being outside in the sun, and in her earlier years enjoyed traveling with her son David. She previously worked at Caterpillar until 1981 than began working for Clubs at River City in the daycare department. She also worked as a caregiver for Lutheran Social Services until her retirement. Kathleen was a past member of Forrest Hill Methodist Church.
Survivors include two children: Cyndi (Mike) Jewell-Miller of Washington, IL and David (Mary) Jewell of San Diego, CA; five grandchildren: Elliot, Audrey, Matthew, Perry and Marco; as well as, one daughter-in-law Sandy Jewell of Bourbonnais, IL.
Kathleen was preceded in death by her parents and one son Robert Jewell.
Cremation rights have been accorded and a private burial will take place at a later date.
Memorials in Kathleen’s memory may be made to St. Jude Runners.
Friends may sign the online guestbook or send private condolences by logging onto www.wrightandsalmon.com.