COAL TOWNSHIP — Catherine Brandt, 89, formerly of Mount Carmel, passed away Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2014, at Mountain View: A Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, Coal Township.
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She was born Oct. 10, 1924, in Centralia, a daughter of the late Oleska and Mary (Fludovich) Nodich.
She was a member of SS Peter and Paul Ukrainian Catholic Church in Mount Carmel.
Catherine is survived by two daughters, Elaine (Gerlock) Mendoza, of Miami, Fla., and Mary (Gerlock) Hart, of Sarasota, Fla.; a son, Joseph Gerlak, of Baltimore; eight grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her first husband, Joseph Gerlock, and her second husband, David Brandt, as well as a daughter, Janet Gerlock.
BRANDT — Catherine Brandt, 89, formerly of Mount Carmel. A Divine Liturgy will be celebrated at 11 a.m. Saturday at SS Peter and Paul Ukrainian Catholic Church with the Very Rev. Archpriest Michael Hutsko as celebrant. Burial will be in the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary Cemetery in Centralia. A viewing will be held from 9:45 to 10:45 a.m. at the church. Joseph J. Stutz Inc. Funeral Home, 40 S. Market St., Mount Carmel, Joseph J. Stutz III, supervisor, is in charge of arrangements. A guestbook can be signed at www.stutzfuneralhome.com. In lieu of flowers, expressions of sympathy can be made to Crossings Hospice, 21 W. Independence St., Shamokin 17872, or SS Peter and Paul Ukrainian Church, 131 N. Beech St., Mount Carmel 17851.
Joseph J. Stutz, Inc. Funeral Home
40 South Market Street
Mount Carmel, PA 17851
Published in The News Item from Aug. 20 to Aug. 22, 2014