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Kathleen M. Rinehart

January 18, 1950 April 15, 2018
Kathleen  M. Rinehart
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Obituary for Kathleen M. Rinehart

Kathleen Mary Rinehart (nee Kelly), age 68, a resident of Plainfield, IL since 1976, passed away on Sunday, April 15, 2018 at Presence St. Joseph Medical Center in Joliet, IL. She was born on January 18, 1950 in Chicago, IL.

A graduate of Northern Illinois University with a B.A. and Lewis University with an M.A.. A retired English teacher and guidance counselor at Joliet Township High Schools. An avid Girl Scout in her youth, Kathy loved traveling, reading, camping and spending time with her children and grandson.

Beloved wife of the late Richard R. Rinehart, whom she married November 29, 1974, and who preceded her in death on September 24, 1996; loving mother of Kristin (Timothy) Laszlo of Plainfield, David Rinehart of New York, NY and Jenny Rinehart, PhD, of Irvine, CA; cherished grandmother of Matthew Laszlo; devoted daughter of the late Edward and Mary (nee Dalton) Kelly; dear sister of Michael (Eileen) Kelly of La Grange Park, Joan (Jim) Barlow of Johns Creek, GA and Laura Kelly of Chicago; daughter-in-law of the late Cecil and Emily (nee Holder) Rinehart; sister-in-law of Gary (the late Ruth Ann) Rinehart and Kathy (Lonnie) Hansen; fond niece, cousin, aunt, great-aunt and friend of many.

Visitation Friday, April 20, 2018, 3:00-9:00 PM at Overman-Jones Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 15219 S. Joliet Rd., Plainfield.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Saturday, April 21, 10:00 AM at St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church, 2500 Arbeiter Rd., Joliet, IL 60431, (815) 609-8077 with Rev. Karl Langsdorf officiating.

Interment: St. Mary Immaculate Cemetery, Plainfield, IL.

In lieu of flowers, donations to the Orange County Inland Empire Leukemia and Lymphoma Society in memory of Richard Rinehart would be appreciated,

For more information, please call (815) 436-9221.

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3:00 PM 4/20/2018 3:00:00 PM - 9:00 PM 4/20/2018 9:00:00 PM
Overman-Jones Funeral Home

15219 Joliet Rd.
Plainfield, IL 60544

Overman-Jones Funeral Home
15219 Joliet Rd. Plainfield 60544 IL
United States





10:00 AM 4/21/2018 10:00:00 AM
St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church

2500 Arbeiter Rd.
Joliet, IL 60431

St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church
2500 Arbeiter Rd. Joliet 60431 IL
United States

Cemetery Details


St. Mary Immaculate Cemetery Final Resting Place

14313 Plainfield Naperville Road
Plainfield, Illinois 60544

14313 Plainfield Naperville Road Plainfield 60544 Illinois
United States

Memorial Contribution

Orange County Inland Empire Leukemia and Lymphoma Society


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