Clara Catalano

Obituary of Clara A. Catalano

Clara A. "Mrs. C." Catalano (Marotta), age 90 of Painesville Twp., died August 17, 2019 at her home under the care of Hospice and her son Donald.  She was born September 4, 1928 in Cleveland, Ohio to the late Giovanni and Filomena Marotta.  She moved to Painesville Twp. when she married the late Angelo V. Catalano, Sr. They were married 69 years until his death in 2003.  

Mrs. C was a member of St. Gabriel Catholic Church and B.P.O.E. Lodge 549.  She loved word puzzles and enjoyed catering with her son D.C. She also cherished her friends at the Subway in Painesville Twp.  She retired from Pick-n-Pay after 23 years and was a member of Local 880 United Food Workers Union. 

She is survived by her three children, 3 grandchildren and 2 great grandchildren.  She was preceded in death by her husband, her parents and 6 brothers and sisters.  

Visitation will be Wednesday from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. at the Johnson Funeral Home, 368 Mentor Avenue (opposite Lake Erie College), Painesville.  

Mass of Christian Burial will be held 10:00 a.m. Thursday at St. Gabriel Church, 9935 Johnnycake Ridge Rd., Concord.  Please meet at the church.  Burial will follow in Riverside Cemetery, Painesville. 

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2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Wednesday, August 21, 2019
Johnson Funeral Home
368 Mentor Avenue
Painesville, Ohio, United States

Funeral Mass

10:00 am - 11:00 am
Thursday, August 22, 2019
St. Gabriel Church
9935 Johnnycake Ridge Rd.
Concord Twp., Ohio, United States
Please meet at the church.


11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Thursday, August 22, 2019
Riverside Cemetery
398 Riverside Drive
Painesville, Ohio, United States