Kathryn Ann Herdrich
Kathryn Ann Herdrich
  • October 16, 1950 - September 16, 2017
  • Raleigh, North Carolina

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Born October 16, 1950 in Chicago, to Richard and Therese (nee Lange), Kathy passed away peacefully surrounded by family and friends on Saturday, September 16, 2017 In Raleigh, North Carolina. Kathy was a graduate of Sacred Heart of Mary High School and the University of Illinois. Kathy worked at her Uncle Med's floral shop, The Crest of Fine Flowers in Wilmette, IL, for many years before becoming the owner. After selling The Crest, Kathy moved to Raleigh, North Carolina, where she resided for the past 13 years and continued her career in floral design.

Kathy is survived by her mother, Therese, siblings Pam Weber, Lynn (George) Garfinkel, Nancy (David) Hook, Rick (Eileen) Herdrich, Laura Herdrich, and Mark Herdrich; six nieces and nephews and three great-nieces and great-nephews (with one more on the way). She is also survived by her dear friends, Steve Taras and Ron Reeves. She was preceded in death by her father, Dick.

Kathy's love for flowers and floral design touched countless people over her lifetime. Please join us to celebrate her life on Monday, October 16th (her birthday) with family, friends, flowers and food (all of her great loves) at Watered Garden Studio, 530 Pylon Dr., Raleigh, from 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm.

In lieu flowers memorial donations may be made to the SPCA of Wake County, 200 Petfinder Lane Raleigh, NC 27603.

Arrangements by Brown-Wynne Funeral Home, Saint Mary's St. Raleigh, NC.