Kathleen Gallagher, age 81, of Lombard,

Written by Brust Funeral Home on July 20th, 2013

Kathleen Gallagher, age 81, of Lombard, passed away July 11, 2013.

A Memorial Gathering will be held Friday, July 26, from 4 to 9 PM at Brust Funeral Home, 135 S. Main Street, Lombard.

She is survived by her five children, Leonard J., Kathleen M., Michael W., Mary A. Friedman, Timothy J.: and eight grandchildren.

She is preceded in death by her husband, Leonard F. and her parents, Mae nee Brixi and Joseph Hattan.

Katy was born in Chicago and was the oldest of ten children. She met her husband, of over 40 years, while working at Polaroid. Katy was a talented seamstress and learned many types of crafts, including winning awards for her rug hooking, needlepoint, weaving, knitting and quilting. She owned and managed Katy’s Fabrics in LaGrange, IL where she enjoyed sharing her skills and interests with her many friends. Katy later became involved in the Arkansas Garland County Extension Homemakers and the Hot Springs Area Quilters Guild.

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