Kathleen Denise "Kathy" Henderson, 55, died unexpectedly at 3:11 p.m., Thursday, August 27, 2015 at her residence of natural causes.She was born in Jerseyville on July 25, 1960, and was one of six children born to Donald Dean & Ida G. (Brooks) Kallal.She graduated in 1978 from Jersey Community High School, and was working at Beverly Farms in Godfrey, when she met her husband.She married Gordon Douglas Henderson on July 3, 1985 in Jerseyville, and together they recently celebrated their 30th wedding anniversary. Surviving are her husband, Doug Henderson of Kane; four daughters & their spouses, Jennifer & Benjamin Schulz of Kane, Jessica Henderson of Glen Carbon, Kathryn Modene of Belleville, and Jaclynn Henderson and her fiance' Zac Gillespie of Kane; a son, Jedediah Henderson of Kane; a grandson, Ian; three sisters and brothers in law, Brenda & Jerry Meyer of Kane, Bonna Driver of Jerseyville, Teresa & Dion Fry of Alton; two brothers and a sister in law, Donald Kallal and Ronald & Cindy Kallal all of Patterson; numerous nieces and nephews.Along with her positive personality, Kathy always had a smile to share. Her home was open to anyone, at anytime, and she filled the position of "Mom" to many children through the years.Preceding her in death were her parents, along with a sister in law, Wendy (Delp) Kallal.Visitation will be from 3 p.m., Monday until time of funeral services at 7 p.m. at the Crawford Funeral Home in Jerseyville.Memorials may be given to her family in care of the funeral home.
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