Ms. Cathleen "Cathy" Susan Gillespie passed away peacefully on Sunday, Oct. 30, 2011, at Sunrise Hospital in Las Vegas. Cathy was born Jan. 7, 1950, in Peoria, Ill., to parents, Richard Leon Gillespie and Betty Jean Hakes. She came to Kingman 23 years ago from Phoenix.
Cathy attended Lamson Business College in Glendale and enjoyed a long career in mobile home and furniture sales. Cathy provided in-home care for disabled, elderly persons in Kingman and San Diego. Cathy obtained her Arizona Real Estate License in 2006.
Cathy is survived by a son, son-in-law, daughter, daughter-in-law, and nine beautiful grandchildren.
Cathy was a devoted and loving mother, sister, grandma, and true friend to all the people in her life who loved and respected her. Cathy will be missed by all the people she touched in her lifetime. Cathy's family and friends will keep her in their hearts forever.
At Cathy's request, she will be cremated and her ashes will be released at a later date in a private ceremony.
Cathy's daughter, Allison, will host a luncheon at 2 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 27, to celebrate and remember Cathy's life. For more information, contact Jo-Ann at (928) 715-0588.