Cathey Lou Hegele, age 73, of Hilliard, passed away Wednesday, December 25, 2019. She retired from Ohio Department of transportation as a Real Estate specialist. Cathey is preceded in death by her husband: Stephen, parents: father: Milton Harris Wilkinson and mother and step-father: Mary Ella and Harry Mowen. She is survived by her daughter: Heidi (Kevin) Sawchuk, and son: Stephen (Tamara) Hegele, grandchildren: Hailey (Matthew) Curran, Hope (Ryan Harris) Sawchuk, Haven Sawchuk, Dryden Sawchuk, Deacon Sawchuk, Cole Hegele, Gia Hegele, Christian Hegele and Trinity Hegele, great-grandchildren: Ashton and Liam Curran, dear friends: Denise Porter, Sue Kelly, Joyce Brown, Mike and Lou Cox, half-brother: Greg Wilkinson, half-sisters Torpy Wilkinson, and Kelly Schultz. The family will receive friends Sunday, December 29, 2019, from 4-7 PM at the TIDD FUNERAL HOME, 5265 NORWICH ST, HILLIARD, OH, 43026 where Funeral Service will be held Monday, December 30, 2019 at 11 AM. Graveside Services will follow at 2:00 PM at the Oak Dale Cemetery, Urbana, Ohio.