Kristin Sue Elam, 45, of Winfield, died at 2:43 AM Wednesday, August 2, 2017, at the Great River Hospice House.
Born August 1, 1972, in San Diego, CA, she was the daughter of James and Jan Heber Mortonson. On July 20, 1999, she married Charles "Chas" in California.
Kristin was a full time mother. She previously worked for the K-Love Radio donations department in California, home schooled her children and worked part time with the Boy Scouts.
She was working on her bachelor's degree in marriage family counseling.
She enjoyed cooking, baking, creating organic recipes, reaching out and praying for others on social media and other areas of her life, traveling, and visiting with people.
Survivors include her husband; four sons, Joshua, Zethan, Caleb, and Micah; one daughter, Juliawna "Juls"; one brother, Jimmy Mortonson of CA; one close cousin/like a sister, Tracy Stewart of Danville.
She was preceded in death by her parents.
Cremation has been entrusted to the care of Prugh~Thielen Crematory.
A celebration of life will be held at a later date.