E. Kathleen LeGros (nee Reimus), 85, of Downers Grove and formerly of Brookfield, died March 26, 2011 at Beecher Manor in Beecher.

Born in Berwyn on Oct. 30, 1925, to John F. and Edith Reimus, she later married Bernard L. LeGros, who preceded his wife in death. Ms. LeGros worked as a graphics typist for a company in the scientific field.

Ms. LeGros is survived by her children, Patricia (Richard) Adamski, Michael (Elizabeth) LeGros and Jean (Marc) Adduci; her grandchildren, Christine (Henry) Fiske, Brian (Amy) Adamski, Jill (Lance) Davis, Gail (Frank) Gogliotti, Scott Adduci, Katherine LeGros and Jessica LeGros; two great grandchildren; and her brother, Gerald (Georgia) Reimus.

Visitation will be Wednesday, March 30, from 3 to 8 p.m. and on Thursday, March 31, from 9 to 9:30 a.m. at Hitzeman Funeral Home, 9445 31st St. in Brookfield. A funeral Mass will be celebrated on Thursday, March 31, at 10 a.m. at St. Barbara Church, 4008 Prairie Ave., Brookfield, followed by interment at Queen of Heaven Cemetery, Hillside.

Memorial donations are appreciated to the National Multiple Sclerosis Society, P.O. Box 4527, New York, N.Y. 10163.