Catherine Patricia (Malone) O誰eil of Portage passed away on Wednesday, Dec.
30, 2009 in Valparaiso. She was 81.
She was born August 14, 1928 in Paterson, N.J. She was married to Robert
Henry O誰eil, who preceded her in death on October 7, 1977.
Catherine is survived by her children Robert O誰eil (wife Kathleen) of
Spring Hill, Tenn., Kathleen A. O誰eil of Portage, Linda M. Terrill (husband
John) of Porter, Timothy F. O誰eil of Portage and Erin M. Havrilla (Rick) of
Nashville, Tenn.; grandchildren Colleen L.C. McCormick (Matthew), Ashley
O誰eil (Bennett Klinert), Colin J.R. Terrill, Robert G. O誰eil, Christopher
W. Terrill, Kira K. Terrill, Briana E. O誰eil, Richard J. Havrilla Jr.,
Madeline E. Havrilla and Kathryn M. Havrilla; great grandchildren
Maricolleen G. McCormick and Aiden Klinert; brother Theodore Anderson of
Hollywood, Fla.; sister Maureen Spano of West Paterson, N.J.; and many
nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her stepfather, Joseph Rutledge; mother,
Kathleen Rutledge; and daughter, Maricolleen P. O誰eil-Propeck.
Catherine was an area resident since 1964 and was a founding member of
Nativity of Our Savior Parish. She worked as a banker for Northern Indiana
Bank and Trust and had many beloved relatives spread across the country.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Saturday, Jan. 2, 2010 at 10 a.m.
at Nativity of Savior Catholic Church, 2949 Willowcreek Road, Portage.
Entombment will follow at Graceland Cemetery in Valparaiso. Visitation will
be held on Friday, Jan. 1, 2010 from 4 to 8 p.m. at the Edmonds & Evans
Funeral Home Portage Chapel, 6941 Central Ave., Portage.