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Catherine "Katie" Julia Sondgeroth

February 19, 1981 February 18, 2019
Catherine "Katie" Julia Sondgeroth
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Obituary for Catherine "Katie" Julia Sondgeroth

Catherine "Katie" Julia Sondgeroth, 37 passed away unexpectedly at her residence in Peoria on February 18, 2019.
Mass of Christian Burial will be Saturday February 23, 2019 in Holy Cross Church at 10:30am. Rev. Peter Pilon will officiate
and burial will be in Sts. Peter and Paul Cemetery, Peterstown. Visitation will be Friday February 22, 2019 from 4 to 7pm
in Schwarz Funeral Home.
Katie was born February 19, 1981 in Peru, Illinois to John and Pat (Joerger) Sondgeroth. She attended Mendota schools, and graduated
Mendota High School in 1999. Katie graduated Bradley University in 2003 with a degree in Advertising. She was employed at Penn Corporation in
Human Resources. Katie enjoyed photography. Some of her favorite activities were walking and spending time in nature. Katie absolutely loved the cold and snow.
She was a volunteer for the area March of Dimes, was a volunteer for T.E.C.-Teens Encounter Christ, and enjoyed helping her parents at the Farmer's
Market in Chicago.
Katie is survived by her parents of Mendota; one brother: Andrew (Jill) Sondgeroth of Germantown Hills; paternal grandparents: Robert and Mary Sondgeroth of Mendota; two nieces: Emma and Hannah Sondgeroth; two nephews: Ben and Will Sondgeroth; her beloved cat: Hemi; numerous aunts, uncles, cousins and friends.
She was preceded in death by her maternal grandparents: Paul and Marge Joerger.
Pallbearers will be Dan, Patrick and Stephen Cashner, Devin Henkel, Peter Herman and Joshua Randolph.
Memorials may be directed to the family for a memorial to be established in Katie's name.
Katie will be greatly missed by all who were blessed to know her.

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4:00 PM 2/22/2019 4:00:00 PM - 7:00 PM 2/22/2019 7:00:00 PM
Schwarz Funeral Home

907 Jefferson Street
Mendota, IL 61342

Schwarz Funeral Home
907 Jefferson Street Mendota 61342 IL
United States





10:30 AM 2/23/2019 10:30:00 AM
Holy Cross Church

1010 Jefferson Street
Mendota, IL 61342

Holy Cross Church
1010 Jefferson Street Mendota 61342 IL
United States

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Sts. Peter and Paul Cemetery Final Resting Place
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