Kathy Diane Killman, 56, of Hartford, passed away on Monday, June 11, 2012. She was born on Oct. 27, 1955 in Owensboro to the late Ernest Brooks and Effie Rice Brooks. She was a member of the Narrows Baptist Church in Ohio County, and a former Certified Medical Assistant for Fordsville Nursing & Rehabilitation Center, and a former Special Needs Assistant at Fordsville School. She was preceded in death by two brothers, Gray Brooks and Tony Brooks.
She is survived by her husband, Russell E. Killman; three daughters, Tara Diane Smith of Fordsville, Karen Lynette Young and her husband, Warren, of Fordsville; and Sarah Killman Biddle and her husband, Aaron of Owensboro; six grandchildren, Hannah Beth Staples, Casey Drake Trogden, Nathan Warren Young, Tanner Stephen Young, Trevor Jackson Biddle and Mackenzie Paige Biddle; two brothers, Jerry Brooks and Bobby Brooks; two sisters, Betty Rhoades and Judy Brooks; a very special Aunt, Mary Rose Wellimeier; her father-in-law and mother-in-law Bill and Pat Killman of Hartford; a sister-in-law Billye Moffatt and her husband, Michael; one nephew, Patrick Moffatt and a great niece, Chelsea Moffatt all of Albuquerque, N.M.
Funeral services will be conducted at 1 p.m. on Friday, June 15, at Miller-Schapmire Funeral Home with Mike Rhoades officiating. Burial will follow in Oakwood Cemetery in Hartford. Visitation with the family will be held from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m. on Friday at Miller-Schapmire Funeral Home.
The family requests that expressions of sympathy be made in the form of a donation to the American Diabetes Association, 161 St. Matthews
Avenue Suite 3, Louisville, KY 40207.