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Kathelene Poulsen (Hammons) of Antelope, CA, passed away on April 21, 2013 at the age of 70. Born in Greencastle, Missouri, to Alva and Lenora .In 1952, the family of six moved from their farm to Sacramento, CA, where Kathelene spent her youth and graduated from Norte Del Rio High School. Kathy worked as an accountant for 45 years, as she always had a passion for numbers. She began her career as an accounting clerk at Nielsen-Nickles. Kathy worked for Nextel Communications for 12 years, until 1996, where she received the 'Make it Happen' award for leadership and outstanding performance. Kathy was an avid golfer, who never...
Kathelene Poulsen (Hammons) of Antelope, CA, passed away on April 21, 2013 at the age of 70. Born in Greencastle, Missouri, to Alva and Lenora .In 1952, the family of six moved from their farm to Sacramento, CA, where Kathelene spent her youth and graduated from Norte Del Rio High School.

Kathy worked as an accountant for 45 years, as she always had a passion for numbers. She began her career as an accounting clerk at Nielsen-Nickles. Kathy worked for Nextel Communications for 12 years, until 1996, where she received the 'Make it Happen' award for leadership and outstanding performance.

Kathy was an avid golfer, who never turned down the opportunity to get on the course. She was the 2013 PWGA rep for the Diamond Oaks Thursday golf club, and has served as treasurer for the Ancil Hoffman golf club. In previous years, Kathy enjoyed her weekly bowling league at County Club Lanes, and looking her best as a Mary Kay consultant. She stayed connected to her classmates from Norte Del Rio High School , and loved planning class reunions. Kathy was a very social person who loved spending time with her family ,friends, neighbors, and enjoyed playing Bunko with the 'Bunko Babes.' She also loved to travel whenever the opportunity presented itself.

Kathy cherished time with family. Hosted celebrations and holidays and always made everyone feel special on their birthday. She was a caregiver to her aunt Corinne. She is survived by her husband of 40 years, Morris, her bonus daughters Deanna Gardner (Stanley), Kimberly Smith (David), gr a! ndson Anthony Smith, brother Wayne Hammons (Rosemary), nieces Debra Hammons, Rhonda Runyan, nephews Ken Fellman, Randy Feldman (Lynda), Darrel Hammons, great-nieces Amanda Runyan, Ashley Runyan, Courtney Runyan, Kelley Fellman, great-nephew Jerry Fellman, and was preceded in death by grandson Cameron Smith, sister Evelena Fellman, and brother Ronald Hammons.

Private family services will be held, with a Celebration of Life for all to attend at Centerpoint Community Church, May 3, 2013 at 11:30 a.m. Centerpoint is located at 515 Sunrise Ave. Roseville, CA, 95661. In lieu of flowers please make donations to the .

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