SCALLY, CATHERINE "KATE," 91, of Louisville, passed away on November 19, 2012 with family by her side, after a long illness.
An inspiration to all who loved her, Kate was born in New Castle, KY, to Charles and Juanita Adams on July 23, 1921. She graduated from Atherton Girls High School. Since her retirement from Commonwealth Land Title in the mid 70's, she has been active in the St. Barnabas parish community, serving as past leader of the Golden Key club, and as a volunteer and member of various church groups, including the spirituality group for the aging, and welcoming and bereavement committees.
Kate is predeceased by her husband, John W. "Jack" Scally; and her four siblings.
She will be forever cherished in the memory of her daughter, Judy and granddaughter, Katie, both of San Jose, CA; and nephews, nieces and cousins.
The family wishes to express gratitude to the Hosparus team and to all her dear friends and neighbors whom she treasured. A special thanks to Drs. Charles Hornaday and Ignacio Montes.
Her funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. on Saturday, November 24, 2012 at St. Barnabas Catholic Church, 3042 Hikes Lane, with burial at Resthaven Memorial Park. Visitation will be from 2-9 p.m. on Friday at Highlands Funeral Home, 3331 Taylorsville Rd.
Expressions of sympathy can be made to the
or Salvation Army.