HATCHER, Sarah Kathleen was born near Sesser, IL on February 1, 1923 and died of natural causes on July 6, 2013. Mrs. Hatcher was a dedicated public school educator for 30 years and her proudest accomplishment was starting the special education program in the Flowing Wells School District. She and her daughter Kathy have been members of Alpha Chapter of Delta Kappa Gamma, an honorary society of women educators, for many years. She was predeceased by her beloved husband of 57 years, Clifford; brothers, Lendell and Ernie Cockrum and sister, Mabel Sinkiawic. She was loved and will be missed by daughters, Kathy (Alex) Sederholm, Margaret (Sam) Samaniego; grandchildren, Scott Sederholm, Sam (Heather) Samaniego, Andy, (Shira) Samaniego, Adriana Samaniego (Son Duong); and great-grandchildren, Scotty, Robert and Clayton Sederholm, Kelsie Michaud, Sarah, Lauren, Brandon, and Justin Samaniego, and Kaelum and Riley Duong as well as special niece Ann (Al) Sikes. Kathleen will also be missed by many other in-laws, nieces, nephews and their families as well countless friends. Visitation is on Thursday, July 11, 2013 from 4:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. and Funeral Services will be on Friday, July 12, 2013 at 9:30 a.m. both at ABBEY FUNERAL CHAPEL located at 3435 N. 1st Ave. Burial will follow at South Lawn Cemetery. In Lieu of flowers Kathleen requested that donations be made to elementary special education classrooms in the Flowing Well Unified School District, 1556 W. Prince Rd., Tucson, AZ 85705, Attn Stacey Trueblood. Arrangements by ABBEY FUNERAL CHAPEL, Tucson, Arizona.
HATCHER, Sarah Kathleen
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