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Kathleen “Kathy” Gindler

Kathleen “Kathy” Gindler, 80, of St. Jacob, IL, born Sunday, November 22, 1942 in St. Louis, MO and passed away on Saturday, November 11, 2023 in Troy, IL.
Kathy loved to go boating, camping, snowmobiling, going dancing and especially dancing the jitterbug with Donnie, spend time with her family and especially with her grandkids and great-grandkids and shop until she dropped.
She was preceded in death by her father, Edward Eaton; her mother, Virginia D. (nee Palazzola) and step-father, Ralph Beahringer; her siblings, Patty Koren and Billy Eaton; Daughter-in-law, Tiffany Gindler (nee Wolbert) and her niece, Gina Alise Harris.
Surviving are her husband, Donald R. Gindler; children, Donna R. Eilers (Scott), Debra S. Staas, (Kevin) and Cory S. Gindler (Chris); grandchildren, Kristin Courtney (Joe), Jena Hewitt (Jacob), Amber Courtney, Sydney Buchanan (David), Kyle DeBourge (Kara), T.J. Eilers (Morgan), Mackenzie Gindler, Mackenzie Becker, Ryann Gindler; her great-grandchildren, Zoey Jimenez, Jaxton Hewitt, Jacelyn Hewitt, Laney Buchanan, Camille Buchanan, Eli Kinsey, Killian Buchanan, Dean Buchanan and Blaire Eilers; Her siblings, Donna Lewis (Dave) and Edward Eaton and nieces and nephews Tina, Scott, Eddie, Ty, Hank, Dawn, Chevi and many friends.
Memorials may be made to Hospice of Southern Illinois, 333 S. Illinois, Belleville, IL 62220.  Online expressions of sympathy may be made at
Visitation for Kathy will be 10:30 am to noon on Wednesday, November 15, 2023 at Aebischer-Richeson Funeral Home, St. Jacob, IL .
Funeral services will be held 12 noon on Wednesday, November 15, 2023 at Aebischer-Richeson Funeral Home, St. Jacob, IL, with Rev. Dan Perry officiating.  Interment will be in Keystone Cemetery, St. Jacob, IL.

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