Mary Catherine Pittari

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Mary Catherine Pittari Obituary
Mary Catherine Pittari

Dr. Mary Catherine Pittari died peacefully on April 13, 2013 after a long and valiant battle with ovarian cancer. Dr. Pittari was born on February 27, 1957 in Brooklyn, NY to Dr. John and Patricia Anderson Pittari. She received her BS and DVM degrees from the University of Florida, practicing feline medicine in Philadelphia and subsequently Seattle. More recently she established an in-home feline hospice and euthanasia practice, A Peaceful Parting.

Dr. PIttari is survived by her parents of Amelia Island Florida, and siblings Carolyn, John, Jeanne, Michael Pittari and Patricia Voss, eight nieces and nephews, and companion Dr. Robert Echentile. She was predeceased by sister Natalie.

Dr. PIttari was a passionate advocate for ovarian cancer education, and donations may be made in her memory to the Rivkin Center for Ovarian Cancer Research in Seattle.
Published in The Seattle Times on Apr. 21, 2013
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