In memory of
Karrie Lee Urda, age 58 of Shabbona, went to be with our Lord on Monday June 5, 2017 after her courageous battle with cancer. Karrie was well loved by her family and friends. She had a passion for all animals, especially her horses and dogs. She grew up in Naperville, IL and graduated from Naperville Central in 1977. She then married her husband Tom of 32 years and together they raised a family in Shabbona, IL. There she was active in 4-H and the Shabbona Pioneers. She also loved flowers, helping out in church, and trail riding with her friends. She worked as a teller supervisor and assistant cashier for 15 years at the Waterman State Bank where she made countless friends over the years. Survivors include her beloved husband, Thomas, her two loving children, daughter, Lauren (Charlie) Tucker, son, Steven Urda, her first grandson, Liam Urda, mother, Doris VanDyke, sister, Kathy Klammer, nephew, Brian (Kristie) VanDyke, and sister-in-law Susan Motulewicz. She is preceded in death by her father, Thomas VanDyke, brother, George VanDyke, and nephew, Michael VanDyke. Funeral services will be held at 12 Noon Saturday June 10, 2017 at the Shabbona United Church of Christ with Reverend James Allen officiating. Friends may call from 9 o'clock Saturday morning until the time of services at the church. Memorials can be made to the Karrie Urda Memorial Fund at the Waterman State Bank to benefit cancer research. Arrangements were completed by Jacobson Funeral Home in Shabbona.
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