Kathleen Rene Tiell, age 63, of Colorado Springs, Colorado, passed away on Saturday May 13, 2023, unexpectedly.
Kathleen (Kathy) was born on August 26, 1959, to Otto and Helen (Kusterman) Sidon in Presidio of Monterey, California. After Kathy graduated from Mitchell High School in 1977, she went on to forge a career, working in various government agencies, building to her ultimate position as Sr. Legal Assistant for the El Paso County District Attorney’s Office.
Kathy enjoyed many activities, one of her favorites was being outdoors and camping as much as possible. She also enjoyed shopping, crocheting, knitting, spending time with friends, and simply having a good time. However, with all the things Kathy enjoyed in life, none compared to the joy she felt spending time with her family. Being a wife, mother, grandmother, and a GIGI filled her heart in a way nothing else could.
Kathleen is survived by her loving and devoted husband, Gene V. Tiell, married for 23 years. Also by her Mother Helen Sidon, sister Vickie Clark, her adoring children; Jennifer Kading (spouse Kurtiss Kading), Amy Driscoll, Kimberly Driscoll, and Adam Rice (Spouse Nicole Beaudin). Grandchildren; Alexis Kading, Faith Driscoll, Chloe Powell, Caiohme Harris, Mackenna Kading, Caynon Harris, Dylan Kading, as well as her Great-Grandson Moon Krieger. She is preceded in death by her father, Otto Sidon, sister, Wendy Crockett, and grandson, Chase Driscoll.
A visitation will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Monday May 22, 2023, with funeral services beginning at 2:00 p.m. at Shrine of Remembrance,1730 East Fountain Boulevard, Colorado Springs, Colorado 80910.