Katherine A. Schlichting enjoyed tending to her garden

Katherine A. Schlichting, 59, died Sunday at Ascension All Saints Medical Center. She was born in Racine, June 7, 1959, daughter of Donald and Shirley (Nee: Santarelli) Schlichting.

Katherine was a graduate of William Horlick High School “Class of 1977”. She and James Greene were together for thirty-eight years before he preceded her in death, June 29, 2012. Katherine was
employed for many years as a CNA at Lincoln Lutheran and most recently Racine Commons. She enjoyed yardwork and tending to her flower garden. More than anything, Kathy cherished time with her grandchildren.

Kathy will be dearly missed by her mother Shirley Schlichting; her daughter, Ashley Greene; her grandchildren, AyVion and A’Liyah; brother, Kurt (Wendy) Schlichting; other relatives and dear friends. She was preceded in death by her father Donald Schlichting and granddaughter, Angel.

Funeral services will be held Friday, 7 p.m. at Maresh-Meredith & Acklam Funeral Home, 803 Main St. Relatives and friends may meet with the family Friday at the funeral home from 5 p.m. until time of service at 7 p.m. In lieu of flowers, memorials to the family have been suggested.

Please send condolences to Maresh-Meredith & Acklam Funeral Home.