Kathy passed away on Sunday, May 17, 2015 at Sanford Palliative Care unit in Fargo at the age of 61.
Kathy Amoth was born on July 24, 1953, the daughter of Alvin and Amelia (Bergley) Amoth in Grand Forks, ND. She grew up in the Munich and Clyde, ND area until she was 12 years old. Kathy then moved with her family to Langdon, ND where she graduated from High School in 1971. She was united in marriage to Allen Schill in 1971 at St. Alphonse’s Catholic Church in Langdon. Together they made their home on a farm near Maida, ND where they farmed for many years. Allen passed away in 1990 and Kathy then made her home in Devils Lake, ND for 10 years, moving to Hillsboro in 2000 where she has lived since that time.
Kathy is survived by her daughter, Karen (Tony) Johnson of Grand Forks, ND; her grandchildren – Bethany, Sara, and Jasson; her sisters – Sandee (Brent) Mikkelsen of Hillsboro, ND, Janye Amoth of Renton, WA, and Mary (Phil) Bonacorda of Woodbury, MN; several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Allen; her parents; her parents-in-law, Stanley and Eileen Schill; sister-in-law, Lois and Bob Benoit; and brother-in-law, Clifford Girodat.
A Memorial Service will be held at St. Rose of Lima Catholic Church in Hillsboro at 10:30 Tuesday, May 19, 2015. Burial of ashes will take place next to her husband at Mt. Carmel Cemetery near Langdon, ND.