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Obituary for Kathleen DeShane (Roberts)

Kathleen DeShane, 78, of Orion, IL, passed away peacefully Friday, April 15th, 2022, at her home. Per her wishes, cremation rites will be accorded.

A visitation to celebrate her life will be Tuesday, April 19th, 2022, at Wendt Funeral Home, Moline, IL, from 10:00 am until 11:00 am, with a graveside service to follow at Glenwood Cemetery, Glenwood Road, Coal Valley, IL, at 11:30 am.

Memorials may be made to Cystic Fibrosis Foundation.

Kathleen was born September 20th, 1943, in Moline, IL, the daughter of Ralph and Shirley (May) Roberts.

She was a graduate of Moline High School. Before retiring, she worked for Warren Electronics as an inventory/parts management specialist. Following in her parent's footsteps, Kathleen also worked in concessions at the Indian Bluff Golf Course, where she loved to socialize and talk with everyone.

Her enjoyments in life were playing UNO and solitaire. She also had an incredible "sweet tooth" and enjoyed her chocolates. However, her biggest joy in life was being a mom and grandmother.

Survivors include her children, a son, Mike (Jill), Urbandale, IA, a daughter, Stacee DeShane, Orion, IL; grandchildren, Justin (Emma) Gruver, Richmond, TX; Spencer DeShane, Urbandale, IA; Alexis Ceja, Silvis, IL; Austin Ceja, Eldridge, IA; Samantha Ceja, Moline, IL, and a great-grandson, Carter Ceja.

She was preceded in death by her parents and a brother, Duane Roberts.

Family and friends can share memories and express condolences on her Memory Wall.