Online Obituaries

Mrs. Kathleen "Kitty" Halter

September 02, 1942 - February 23, 2013

Mrs. Kathleen Halter

Kathleen (nee Coughlin) 70, longtime resident of the Edgebrook neighborhood. Beloved wife of Wendel. Loving mother of Theresa (William) Bacon, Mary Margaret (Joseph) Orr & Michael (Ann Marie) Halter. Devoted grandmother of Zachary, Kileen, Michael, Jacob & Maeve. Loving sister & best friend of Mary Ann Berzins & Jeremiah Coughlin. Dear aunt of numerous nieces & nephews. Kathleen was involved for many years with Cub Scout Pack 4919 as well as numberous Girl Scout Troops. She was a 42 year parishioner at St. Mary of the Woods Church. After receiving her Bachelor's of Science she became a Registered Nurse and was employed at several hospitals including Northwest Hospital, St. Francis Hospital in Evanston, Rush North Shore Hospital and then later with Chicago Department of Public Health. Her last employment with Cook County Department of Public Health is where she will be fondly remembered.

Funeral Information

Funeral Wednesday 9am from Smith-Corcoran Funeral Home, 6150 N. Cicero Ave. Chicago, to St. Mary of the Woods Church for 10am mass. Interment private. Visitation Tuesday 3-9pm.

Donations Information

In lieu of flowers, donations to Alzheimers Association 225 N. Michigan Ave., Fl. 17, Chicago, IL 60601 would be appreciated.

Donations Link:

Alzheimer's Association


Visitation:  Map to Cicero Ave Chapel

Service:  Map to St. Mary of the Woods Church

Mrs.  Kathleen


Light a Special Candle

View Memorial and Sign Guestbook

Printer Friendly Version

Send Flowers & Gifts


Send Flowers

Order floral arrangements online.


Send a Gift

Unique and lasting mementos.

Connect With Others

Message Boards

Share thoughts and advice in our online community.

Find a Friend

Find comfort with others in need.

Grief Support

Grief Library

Articles and stories to inspire and heal.

Loss of a Pet

Help for coping with the loss of a beloved pet.

Funeral Choices

Burial Services

From full memorial services to small family gatherings, we deliver a personalized touch.

Cremation Services

We offer a wide range of cremation options, including memorials and many choices of final disposition.

  • Facebook
  • Twitter