Cathleen "Cathy" Ann Baker (nee Stanko), age 52, was a long time Lake County resident.
Cathy was the beloved wife of Mark; loving mother of Shaun (fiance' Laura Madden) Owens-Agase, Alex Agase, Nicholas Agase and Jack Baker; devoted step-mother of Tara and Matthew Baker; cherished daughter of Jack and Carol Stanko; dear sister of John (Kathy) and Edwin (Carol) Stanko; many loving nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
Cathy was born February 17, 1961 in Chicago and passed away Wednesday, June 12, 2013 at Journeycare Hospice in Barrington, IL.
Cathy lived graciously and courageously til the very end. In many ways by inspiring and teaching us, she continues her battle in other important ways. She is and always will be a role model to us all.
Cathy was very involved in fundraising efforts for Multiple Sclerosis, special needs organizations and Cancer research.
Visitation will be Sunday, June 16, 2013, from 2:00 PM to 6:00 PM at Kisselburg-Wauconda Funeral Home 235 N. Main St., Wauconda, IL 60084. The funeral service will be Monday, June 17, 2013, at 10:30 AM at the funeral home. Interment is private.
In lieu of flowers, memorials are appreciated to Clearbrook- 1835 W. Central Rd., Arlington Hts., IL 60008, (847-870-7711) or email@example.com.