Catherine M. Cardile
Catherine M. Cardile, 84, of Upper Chichester, PA, died on November 21, 2012 surrounded by her family at home. Born and raised in Linwood, PA, she resided in Upper Chichester for the past 64 years.
Catherine worked alongside with her husband in his businesses, Charles Cardile Mushrooms and Cardile's Produce Market, and in her earlier years she worked at American Viscose in Marcus Hook.
She was a member of Immaculate Conception of Lourdes Church where she belonged to Our Lady of the Sodality. She was also a member of the Upper Chichester Seniors Club and Notre Dame de Lourdes Seniors Citizens Club. She enjoyed her home, cooking and family gatherings and was known for "Mama Cardile's Mushroom Salad". She was a wonderful and loving mother and grandmother.
She will be sadly missed by her furry companions, 2 dogs and 2 cats. She is preceded in death by her parents, Felix and Donata DeStefana Barbone, husband, Charles E. Cardile Sr., who died in September 2006 and 4 siblings, Elizabeth DiMeglio, Teresa Rapposelli, Clementine Marge and Anthony Barbone.
She is survived by 5 children, Sammy Cardile, Charles E. (Diane) Cardile Jr., Michael P. Cardile Sr., Katherine M. (James Finley) Cardile and David S. (Christine) Cardile Sr., 18 grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren.
Her Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Wednesday 10:30 am at Immaculate Conception of Lourdes Catholic Church, 21 W 8th Street, Marcus Hook, PA 19061. Friends may call Tuesday 7-9 pm and Wednesday 8:30-9:30 am, at the Pagano Funeral Home, 3711 Foulk Rd., Garnet Valley, PA. Interment Lawn Croft Cemetery, Linwood, PA.
Donations in her memory may be made to the above named church.
Online condolences may be made by visiting www.paganofuneralhome.com