Catherine G. Paul, 74, of Wilkes-Barre, passed away on Wednesday, April 24, 2013, in Hospice Community Care at Geisinger South Wilkes-Barre.
She was born in Wilkes-Barre on Dec. 13, 1938, a daughter of the late Frank and Edith Johnson Eyerman. Catherine was a 1958 graduate of GAR Memorial High School. Prior to her retirement, she most recently worked for Insalaco's Markets. She was a member of St. Andrew's Parish, Parrish Street, Wilkes-Barre.
Catherine and her husband, Robert J., loved to travel. They would have celebrated their 53rd wedding anniversary on May 14, 2013.
She was preceded in death by a brother, Eugene Eyerman, and sisters, Irene Schiel, Gertrude Smith and Frances Fino.
In addition to her husband, Catherine is survived by her daughter, Lynn Mullery and her husband, Robert, Plymouth; son, Robbie Paul and his wife, Christine, Wilkes-Barre; grandchildren, Robert C. Mullery, Erin Piccolotti, Kaitlyn Mullery and Kelly, Kevin and Kyle Paul; great-grandchildren, Marley and R. Braeden Mullery; brother, George Eyerman, Larksville; sisters, Mildred Klepacki, Wilkes-Barre, and Theresa Castro and her husband, Raymond, Philadelphia; nieces and nephews; and her beloved dog and friend, Mr. Kobi.
Catherine's family thanks Dr. Patrick J. Kerrigan, Dr. Jeffery D'Andrea and the staff at the Hershey Medical Center for their compassionate care.
Funeral services will be held on Saturday at 9 a.m. from the Jendrzejewski Funeral Home, 21 N. Meade St., Wilkes-Barre, with a Mass of Christian Burial to follow at 9:30 a.m. in St. Andrew's Parish, 316 Parrish St., Wilkes-Barre. Interment will be in St. Mary's Cemetery, Hanover Township. Friends may call 5 to 8 p.m. today at the funeral home.
Memorial donations may be made to St. Andrew's Parish, 316 Parrish St., Wilkes-Barre, PA 18702.
Online condolences may be sent by visiting Catherine's obituary at www.natandgawlasfuneralhome.com.
Published in Times Leader on Apr. 26, 2013