Kathryn Sackheim

Kathryn Sackheim

1931 - 2024

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Kathryn Sackheim, 92, longtime resident of Libertyville, died Sunday, 6/16/24. Her husband of 61 years, Judd, was by her side.

Kathryn was a member of St. Joseph Parish for 57 years, where she served on the Funeral Committee and was a member of the Guild of the Blessed Virgin. She was a busy volunteer, coordinating Meals on Wheels for Catholic Charities and helping countless customers in the Condell Hospital gift shop for more than 25 years.

In 1957, Kathryn was the first female computer programmer for Sears, Roebuck and Co, where she met her future husband. Together, she and Judd traveled the world, seeing exotic sights, and enjoying drinks in local pubs and bistros.

In addition to Judd, Kathryn is survived by her two daughters, Annie and Jane (Matt) Schuster and her grandson Trevor, with whom she played endless rounds of Uno.

Visitation for Kathryn will be held on Sunday June 23rd from 3:00 – 5:00 pm at McMurrough Funeral Chapel, 101 Park Pl, Libertyville. Funeral Mass will be at 10:30 am on Monday June 24th at St. Joseph Catholic Church, 121 E Maple Ave, Libertyville. Private interment at Ascension Cemetery, Libertyville. 

In lieu of flowers, memorials made to Orphans of the Storm Animal Shelter, 2200 Riverwoods Rd, Deerfield, IL 60015 would be greatly appreciated. Funeral info (847) 362-2626 please sign the guestbook at Libertyvillefuneralhome.com

The Funeral Mass may be live-streamed via the following LINK

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3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Sunday, June 23, 2024
McMurrough Funeral Chapel
101 Park Place
Libertyville, Illinois, United States

Funeral Mass

10:30 am - 11:30 am
Monday, June 24, 2024
Saint Joseph Catholic Church
121 E. Maple Ave
Libertyville, Illinois, United States
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