Kathleen Heric

ELIZABETHTOWN, Ky. – Kathleen Mae Heric, 66, of Elizabethtown, died Tuesday May 21, 2013, at Hardin Memorial Hospital.

She was a native of Chicago and a computer aide with Kingsolver Elementary School in Fort Knox, Ky., for 24 years before retiring in 2008.

She was preceded in death by her parents, George and Olive Seitz Weiss; and a sister, Marilyn Cody.

She is survived by her husband of 46 years, James “Mickey” Heric; two sons, Christopher and his wife, Helen in Nashville, Tenn., and Keith Heric and his fiance, Stephanie Piekos of Chicago; a brother, George Weiss of Chicago; and a granddaughter, Ginevra Heric of Nashville.

Visitation will be from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday, June 2, at Brown Funeral Home, 306 College St., Elizabethtown, Ky. 42701.

Burial will be at a later date at Cemetery Park in Iron Mountain.

Cremation was chosen by the family.

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