Catherine Kawalec

Obituary of Catherine Maye Kawalec

Catherine Maye Kawalec, age 78, passed away April 11, 2021 at her home in Painesville Twp. She was born September 27, 1942 in Braxton Co., West Virginia to the late Calvin Lee and Beulah Pearl (Perkins) Mullins. Catherine enjoyed gardening and her greatest joy in life was being a Nana. She had a very personal and special relationship with each of her grandchildren and great grandchildren. She sold real estate for 15 years and worked at Homestead II Nursing Home as a Licensed Practical Nurse. She is survived by her children Kandace (Darin) Frye of Russell City, PA, Cheryl Opatrny of Painesville, Sandra (Jason) Severa of Painesville and Kelly (Richard) Brewer of Mentor. She also leaves 11 grandchildren and 4 great grandchildren as well as her sisters Zada Hauser of Chardon, Helen King of Windham and Linda Switzer of Ashtabula. She was preceded in death by her husband of 46 years, Paul Martin Kawalec who passed away May 30, 2018, her parents and 5 siblings. The family will receive friends Wednesday from 10 a.m. to Noon at Johnson Funeral Home, 368 Mentor Avenue, Painesville. Funeral services will follow at Noon with Pastor Bryon Bukovesky of Concord Alliance Church officiating. Burial will take place in Riverside Cemetery, Painesville. Memorial contributions are suggested to Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation at www.jdrf.org and Autism Speaks at www.autismspeaks.org Online obituary, video tribute and additional information and directions available at www.johnsonfuneralservices.net
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Wednesday
14
April

Visitation

10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Wednesday, April 14, 2021
Johnson Funeral Home
368 Mentor Avenue
Painesville, Ohio, United States
440-357-7544
Wednesday
14
April

Funeral Service

12:00 pm
Wednesday, April 14, 2021
Johnson Funeral Home
368 Mentor Ave.
Painesville, Ohio, United States
Wednesday
14
April

Interment

1:00 pm
Wednesday, April 14, 2021
Riverside Cemetery
398 Riverside Drive
Painesville, Ohio, United States