Kathleen A. Bethke

Jan. 17, 1960 Ė Nov. 11, 2013

Kathleen A. Bethke (nee Farley) of North Lake passed away suddenly due to a brain aneurism on Monday, Nov. 11, 2013 at the age of 53.

Kathy was an avid animal and nature lover who appreciated the outdoors and all of Godís creation. She enjoyed feeding the birds, walking her dogs and snuggling with her cats.

She will be sadly missed by her high school sweetheart and lifelong friend, her husband Ricky; and her daughters Candice (Mike) Ringberg and Kimberly (Curtis Winters) Bethke. She was the devoted grandmother to six grandchildren: Kelsey, Marissa, Jenna, Arianna, Jacob and Anthony. She is further survived by other family and friends.

A funeral Mass will be celebrated on Monday, Nov. 18, 2013 at 6 p.m. at Blessed Teresa of Calcutta Parish, Highway 83, North Lake. Visitation will be at the church from 4 p.m. until the time of the Mass. In lieu of flowers memorials to the family appreciated.

Evert-Luko Funeral Home, 170 Warren Ave., Hartland, is serving the family. For more information, call 262-367-2156 or visit