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Kathleen (Sobotka) Drews

October 16, 1959 ~ October 7, 2023 (age 63) 63 Years Old

Kathleen Drews Obituary

Kathleen Drews, age 63 of Centralia, passed away peacefully on Saturday, October 7, 2023 at St. Louis University Hospital.  She was born on October 16, 1959 in Queens, New York the daughter of William and Ireneta (Hayden) Sobotka. 

She is survived by her three children, Jeffrey Drews Jr., Matt Drews, and Brittney DeClue all of Centralia; two grandchildren, Brooklynn and Gage DeClue of Centralia; one sister, Vera Sobotka of Centralia; and her loving basset hound, Rufus. 

She was preceded in death by her parents, William and Ireneta Sobotka; and her husband, Jeffrey Drews Sr. 

Mrs. Drews provided care as a CNA for over 40 years at local nursing homes.  She loved watching the Game Show Network, reading, playing Facebook games and spending time with her family.


In keeping with the wishes of Mrs. Kathleen Drews, there will be no public services.  Please view the online obituary, send condolences, or share memories with Kathleen’s family at   Moran-Queen Boggs Funeral Home, 134 South Elm Street in Centralia, Illinois is assisting the family.  

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A Private Family Celebration of Life Services will be held at a later date.


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