Posted at: 04/03/2013 7:53 AM
Karla Abramson was remembered on Tuesday, at her funeral in Cook.
Abramson was the CEO of KGM Contractors, having worked her way up from bulldozer operator about three decades ago. It is a family owned business.
According to her obituary, she died last week at home of natural causes.
Eyewitness News profiled Abramson in 2007, about her role as female leader in a male dominated business.