Kristy Henley

Kristy HenleyKristy K. Henley, 51, of Galesburg died at 11:25 a.m. Sept. 28, 2010, in OSF St. Mary Medical Center.

She was born Feb. 15, 1959, in Macomb, the daughter of Rodney and Betty Horwedel Danner. She married Shannon L. Henley on Dec. 31, 1999, in Galesburg. He survives.

Also surviving are her mother, Betty Ford of Galesburg; two sons, Matthew K. Fisher of East Moline and Jordan Riley Stewart Henley of Galesburg; and two grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her father and grandparents.

She graduated from VIT High School in 1977 and earned an associates degree in secretarial science from Carl Sandburg College.

She first worked for United Facilities and later worked at Diamond Daves and Kirlin’s Hallmark, both in Sandburg Mall. She was currently working as a salesperson at The Shoe Department.

Cremation will be accorded. Services were held Monday in Hinchliff-Pearson-West Galesburg Chapel with Rev. Thomas Janikowski officiating. Hinchliff-Pearson-West in Galesburg was in charge of arrangements.

Memorials may be made to the family to establish a memorial fund.

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Published in the Astoria South Fulton Argus on 10/6/2010