Kathleen Spurbeck (nee Whipps), age 73, of Eden Prairie, passed away February 8, 2018. Preceded in death by parents and sister, Sandy Geving. Survived by daughter, Tammy Welch; grandchildren, Joseph Butler and Nicholas Downs; 2 great-granddaughters; five siblings: Karole Whipps, Sharon (Mark) Hoiser, Jeff (Grace) Whipps; Jim Whipps and John (Deb) Whipps and many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Memorial service at 3:00 p.m. on Sunday, February 18 at Cremation Society of MN, 7110 France Ave. S., Edina. Visitation one hour prior to service. In lieu of flowers, memorials preferred to the Diabetes Association.