PRINCETON — Katherine M. Neff, 59, of Princeton passed away on Tuesday, Jan 8, 2013, at Methodist Hospital in Peoria.
She was born on Feb. 19, 1953 in Spring Valley to William and Katherine (Travis) Lester. She attended Princeton High School through the 11th grade.
She married Glenn Neff on Dec. 27, 1969, in Princeton at the First Christian Church. She worked at Coil Craft in Princeton for 12 years. She was an Elvis Presley collector and enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren.
She is survived by her husband, Glenn; her mother, Katherine Lester; three children; Tammy Neff, Nysha (Paul Wilstead and children) Bender and Linda (Ben) Sproston, all of Princeton; seven grandchildren. and two sisters, Norma (Steve) Wempe of Princeton, and Gladys (Bruce) Epps of Ladd.
She was preceded in death by her father, one brother in infancy, one grandson and numerous aunts and uncles.
The family will receive friends from 2-5 p.m. on Saturday at the Norberg Memorial Home. Cremation will be accorded after the visitation on Saturday. Burial will be at a later date.
Memorials may be directed to the family.
Online condolences may be left at www.norbergfh.com.