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Kathleen F. Borio

August 4, 1964 ~ September 10, 2018 (age 54)

Kathleen F. "Kathy" Borio, age 54, of Joliet, passed away suddenly on Monday, September 10, 2018, at her home.  Kathy was born on August 4, 1964, and is the loving daughter of Francis G. Borio and Virginia (nee Schiek) Borio.  She married the love of her life,Tony Acosta, on July 24, 2004.  

Kathy is survived by her beloved husband Tony.  Cherished daughter of Virginia (nee Schiek) Borio; daughter-in-law of Joseph and Paula Acosta; sister of Joseph (Laura) Borio and Mary (James) Smith; sister-in-law of Marie (Jeff) Dulny, Angie (Fred) Stadler and Joe (Melony) Acosta.  Proud aunt of Bridget and Joey Borio, James (Hannah), Nicholas, Thomas and Douglas Smith, Casey and Katie Dulny, Nathan and Nikki Stadler, Kyla and Landon Acosta.  Many loving aunts, uncles, cousins and friends also survive.  

Kathy was preceded in death by her father, Francis "Fran" G. Borio, and her brother, Francis "Frank" G. Borio III.  

Kathy attended St. Patrick Grade School and St. Francis Academy High School in Joliet.  She earned a degree in psychology from Governor's State University.  Kathy will be remembered for her kind and gentle spirit as well as her great sense of humor!  Kathy loved going to the movies and spending time with family.  Always decked out in the latest fashion, Kathy loved being around people.  She was also a sun-worshipper and spent much of her early life tanning at the cottage pool in Minooka!  Kathy will be terribly missed.

Visitation will be held Thursday, September 13, from 4:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. at Blackburn Giegerich Sonntag Funeral Home (1500 Black Road - Joliet, IL).  Funeral service will be held at the funeral home on Friday at 10:00 a.m.  Private interment at Mt. Olivet Cemetery will follow.

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