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Kathleen I. "Sally" Bolton

June 15, 1943 - August 2, 2019

Kathleen I. “Sally” Bolton, 76, of Springfield, died on Friday, August 2, 2019 at Memorial Medical Center. She was born on June 15, 1943, in Farmer City, to William Woodward and Kathryn (Cook) Gordon.
Survivors include daughter, Kathy Bolton, of Springfield; son, Bob (Charlotte) Bolton, of Benld; five grandchildren, BR Bolton, Heather Hiatt Day; JR Hiatt, Kathleen Gooden, and Bryan Gooden; and several great-grandchildren.

Kathleen is preceded in death by her parents and two brothers, William and Tubby Woodward.

Kathleen belonged to First Church of Brethren. She was a resident of Springfield most of her life. She was a sales associate at Lowes for over ten years and was a housekeeper at Memorial Medical Center for several years.

Kathleen loved to crochet and cook. She truly enjoyed to read. Kathleen was a major history buff and enjoyed going to the library.

Visitation: 4:30 – 6:30 p.m., Tuesday, August 6, 2019 at Staab Funeral Home – Springfield.

Graveside Service: 11:00 a.m., Wednesday, August 7, 2019 at Maple Grove Cemetery in Farmer City with Rev. Dr. Bobbi Dykema officiating.

Memorial contributions may be made to Memorial Medical Center Palliative Care.

Visitation Information

Date: Tuesday, August 6, 2019

Time: 04:30 pm - 06:30 pm

Staab Funeral Home - Springfield


1109 South Fifth Street
Springfield, Illinois 62703

217-528-6461 Map

Cemetery Information

Date: Wednesday, August 7, 2019

Time: 11:00 am

Maple Grove Cemetery


Farmer City, IL 61842


Memorial Information

Memorial contributions may be made to Memorial Medical Center Palliative Care.

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