Kathleen M. "Kathy" Muir

Kathleen M. "Kathy" Muir
, nee Bachman, 82, of Mt. Olive, IL, born Wednesday, September 5, 1928, in Belleville, IL, died Wednesday, September 15, 2010 at St. John's Hospital in Springfield, IL.

Mrs. Muir worked as a Government Employee for the State of Illinois. She was a member of the Senior Citizens in Mt. Olive, IL and the American Legion Auxiliary.

She was preceded in death by her:

  • Husband: Almer Muir
  • Parents: Julius and Katherine, nee Seiffert, Bachman
  • Sons
    • Patrick Muir
    • Lyle Muir
    • Michael Muir
  • Sisters
    • Lucille Nube
    • Marylin Hoelscher

Surviving are her:

  • Children
    • Lynn (Carol) Muir of Collinsville, IL
    • Toni (Dennis) Dahm of Smithton, IL
  • Brother: Richard J. (Susan) Bachman of O'Fallon, IL
  • Sisters
    • Ethel Klasing of Belleville, IL
    • Audrey (Lowell "Rocky") Oliver of Clarkston, WA
    • Sharon Haake of Germantown, IL
    • Barbara (Walter) Muir-Beatty of Belleville, IL
    • Sandra Parrish of Germantown, IL
  • 10 Grandchildren
  • 17 Great Grandchildren
  • 2 Great Great Grandchildren
  • Daughter-in-Law: Wanda Muir of Red Bud, IL

Memorials: Memorials may be made to the St. John's Hospital Hospice or Mt. Olive United Methodist Church.

Visitation: Friends may call from 9-11 am, Saturday, September 18, 2010 at the Kurrus Funeral Home, Belleville, IL.

Funeral: Funeral services will be held at 11:00 Saturday, September 18, 2010 at Kurrus Funeral Home, with Rev. Nancy Ribes officiating. Interment will follow at Walnut Hill Cemetery, Belleville, IL.



Condolences left for Kathleen M. "Kathy" Muir:

    Please accept my deepest sympathy for your loss. I'm sure she will be missed.
    My prayers are with you all.

    Jeanette (Yocks) Miles belleville Illinois 62226

    We extend our sympathies to the entire Muir family on the loss of Kathy. She and Almer always made us feel like part of the family ever since we've been friends of Joyce and Mike and their daughters. May the good times she shared with friends and family bring you comfort.

    Bill and Lou Ann James Red Bud Illinois 62278

    Our deepest sympathy to all of Kathy's family. She has always made us feel like we were part of her family since the day my family moved to Lake Ka-Ho over 17 years ago. She was truely one of the sweetest and most genuine ladies I've ever met, yet she never took bull from anyone!! She was so strong willed and my family and I truely admired her.

    Donnie, Jessi, Hannah & Meg McCollum Mt. Olive IL 62069