|Katherine Belle Brockelhurst, 91, of Knoxville, formerly of New Windsor, Illinois, passed away January 17, 2014 at 9:08 PM at the Knox County Nursing Home in Knoxville, Illinois.
Katherine was born August 17, 1922 in Maquon, Illinois the daughter of Franklin Brockelhurst and Marie Shaver.
She loved being on the farm with horses for the majority of her life. She was a member of the Boots and Saddle Club of Warren County and she cared for the Knox County Fair Parade Ponies for 30 years.
A graveside funeral service will be held on Wednesday, January 22, 2014 at 10:00 AM at Oak Lawn Memorial Gardens in rural Galesburg, Illinois. In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be left to the Knox County Humane Society or the Mercer County Humane Society. The Hurd-Hendricks Funeral Home in Knoxville, Illinois is assisting the family. Online condolences can be made at www.hurd-hendricksfuneralhome.com