Catherine J. Kleshinski
MANSFIELD: Catherine Joan Kleshinski, 96, of Mansfield passed away September 23, 2013 at Liberty Nursing Center.
Catherine was born March 24, 1917 in Mansfield to Michael and Magdelena Joppa Hornung. She was a graduate of St. Peter's High School and a lifelong member of St. Peter's Catholic Church. Catherine enjoyed gardening and feeding the birds.
Survivors include her children Edward Kleshinski of Pensacola, FL, Joseph Kleshinski of Warren, JoAnn Griffith of South Carolina; 11 grandchildren; sister Eva Hornung; many nieces, nephews and great-nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband of 48 years Joseph Kleshinski; three sisters Sister Mary Gabriel Hornung, Mrs. Frederick Agnes Moritz, Mrs. Chester Elizabeth Worley; two brothers Mr. Matthias M. Hornung; Mr. John T. Hornung.
Friends may call at Herlihy-Chambers Funeral Home, 173 Park Avenue West, on Thursday from 4 - 7pm with a vigil service at 4pm. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated 10:00am Friday at St. Peter's Catholic Church with Fr. Gregory Hite officiating. Burial will follow in Mansfield Catholic Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Monsignor Dunn Foundation for Education.www.herlihy-chambers.com