Kathy Lee Weber passed away peacefully surrounded by family, at Carle Hospital on Monday January 4th, 12:14pm.
Kathy was born December 10th, 1948 in Oceanside, California, to Ernestine Schumaker and Audra Young, She also considered Sue and Frank Tanner, and family, also of Oceanside, as her "second family" during her childhood and throughout the rest of her life.
She married Kent M. Weber of Champaign, three different times, with the third time finally sticking. She was an active member of her faith at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, and adored children and animals. She ran a successful home daycare for many years, along with being a court-appointed CASA advocate for children in foster care.
Kathy and Kent were animal lovers and always had numerous pets. They loved feeding the squirrels and birds on the back porch daily, and called all the squirrels "Ralph".
Kathy was preceded in death by her parents; husband Kent; brother Marty; and sister Linda. She is survived by her children, Jeff and Tiffany; grandchildren, Chance, Ashton, Kaemon, and Kai; and sister Molly.
Due to COVID-19 restrictions a private family service and entombment will be held at Grandview Memorial Mausoleum. A public Celebration of Life will be announced at a later date.
In lieu of flowers, please send donations to CATsNAP, or any no-kill animal shelters for Kathy. https://www.catsnap.org/
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