Kathy L. Brock, 61, of Kewanee, Il. died at 8:40 A.M. Monday, February 24, 2014 at OSF St. Francis Medical Center in Peoria, Il. Kathy was born July 20, 1952 in Kewanee the daughter of Sherman and Shirley (Watson) Deskin. She grew up Galva, IL and graduated from Galva High School in 1970. Kathy married Donald Brock on November 24, 1972 in Kewanee. He survives along with three sons Donald (Amy) Brock of Galva, Il., Benjamin Brock and Travis Brock both of Kewanee, four grandchildren Dustin, Makayla, Danny and Kylie, one great grandson Riley, numerous nieces and nephews, her step parents Dave Anderson of Galva and Dessie Deskin of Ohio, brothers Brian Anderson of Etowah, NC, Dean (Tammy) Petty of Kewanee, Sherman (Bev) Deskin and Steven (Amy) Deskin of Bradford, OH, Mike (Karen) Deskin of Pleasant Hill, Ohio and sisters Laurie (Mike) Schmidt of Galva, IL, Deb(Kelly) Howard of Huber Heights, Ohio, Pamela (Fred) Jones of New Lebanon, Ohio and Vonda (Mike) Kinas Gilman, Wi.. She was preceded in death by her father Sherman Deskin, her mother Shirley Anderson, brothers Roy Anderson, Benjamin Deskin, and Sherman William Sutton and several nieces and nephews.
Kathy had been employed at the former Osco Drug Co. in Kewanee. She enjoyed working on family genealogy, antiquing, bird watching and spending time with her grandchildren and family.
Funeral services will be at 1:30 P.M. Friday, February 28, 2014 at the Schueneman-Tumbleson Funeral Home, Kewanee, Il. Pastor Dan Craig will officiate. Burial will be in Evergreen Memory Gardens, rural Kewanee. Visitation will be from 4-7 P.M. Thursday, February 27th at the funeral home. Private online condolences may be left for the family at www.schuenemantumblesonfuneralhome.com.