Union Grove -- Kathleen V. Derks, age 86, passed away Thursday, February 18, 2010, at St. Catherine’s Hospital, Pleasant Prairie, WI. Kathleen was born in Racine, December 25, 1923, daughter of the late William and Mary (Nee: Ruetz) Derks.
Kathleen was employed by J.I. Case Company for twenty-four years, retiring in 1984. She was a member of St. Sebastian Catholic Church.
Survivors include nieces, nephews other relatives and many dear friends. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her four brothers, Jerome (Anna) Derks, Richard (Kathryn) Derks, William Derks, and James (Linda) Derks.
Funeral Services will be held on Wednesday, February 24, 2010, at 2 p.m. at Calvary Cemetery Chapel with Rev. John Aiello officiating.
MARESH-MEREDITH AND ACKLAM FUNERAL HOME
803 Main St., Racine (262) 634-7888