Kathleen M. Snedeker, age 43, of McHenry, died Friday, February 17, 2012 at Hospice of Northeastern Illinois in Woodstock. She was born April 6, 1968 in Addison to Michael and Karen (McLaughlin) Handzel. On June 4, 1994, she married Richard J. Snedeker in Addison.
Kathleen was a resident of McHenry for the past 14 years. A homemaker for the majority of her life, Kathleen was very involved with her children and their activities as they grew up.
She is survived by her husband Richard; two children, Kyle and McKayla; her father, Michael (Carol) Handzel of Ft. Lauderdale, FL; five siblings, Michael (Christine) Handzel of Henderson, NV, Thomas (Justine) Handzel of Indianapolis, IN, Paul (Carolyn) Handzel of Johnsburg, Dianna (Doug) Boston of Mt. Pleasant, SC, Judith (Larry) Kunath of Clinton Township, MI; many nieces and nephews; her in-laws, James (Edith) Snedeker of Dewey, AZ and Janice (Floyd) Hanten of Mitchell, S.D.; and two sisters-in-law, Carla Snedeker of Mitchell, SD and Vicki (Billy) Budd of Ft. Scott, KS.
She was preceded in death by her mother.
A memorial visitation will be from 4 p.m. until 8 p.m. Friday, February 24, 2012, at Justen Funeral Home & Crematory, 3700 W. Charles J. Miller Road, McHenry, IL 60050.
The funeral service will be at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, February 25, at the funeral home, with visitation Saturday from 9:30 a.m. until the time of the service. Inurnment will be in The Church of Holy Apostles Cemetery, McHenry.
For those wishing to send an expression of condolence, her family suggests memorials to the Snedeker Children Education Fund, P. O. Box 343, McHenry, IL 60051. For information, call the funeral home at 815-385-2400, or visit www.justenfh.com.