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Kathryn S. (Bain) Westfall


Kathryn S. (Bain) Westfall, 67, of Litchfield, passed away at St. John’s Hospital in Springfield, on Wednesday, March 2, 2022 at 11:37 a.m.

She was born Dec. 11, 1954, in Litchfield to James Bain and Anna Kathryn Schwab Bain. She married Jack Westfall on Sept. 12, 1994 in Litchfield.

She was a laborer for Schutt Manufacturing.  Kathryn loved animals.

She is survived by her spouse, Jack Westfall of Litchfield; children, Shad (Dawn) Schoen of Gillespie, Daryl  Schoen of Gillespie, Kimberly (Matt) Stowe of Saratoga Springs, UT; grandchildren, Devon (Kristin) Schoen, Jordan (Alex) Hinsey, Josie Schoen, Noah Schoen; great-grandchildren, Trace, Rory, Celia, Zaide, Kaden, Delilah; siblings, Nancy Ballew of Gillespie and Jean (George) Holesko of Gillespie.

Kathryn was preceded in death by her parents; sons, Joel Schoen, Cale Schoen and sister, Judith Ann Lovall.

Graveside services were held Wednesday, March 9, 2022 at Gillespie Cemetery.

Burial took place at Gillespie Cemetery in Gillespie.

Memorials are suggested to wishes of the family.  Anyone wishing to send an online condolence may do so at

Kravanya Funeral Home in Gillespie is in charge of the arrangements.