Margaret L. Catt

Margaret L. Catt

Margaret L. Catt, 98, of Vincennes, passed away peacefully on Friday, Sept. 7, 2018.

Born Oct. 9, 1919, she was the daughter of Ben and Nellie Fraumann. Margaret was a graduate of Decker High School and the Indiana Business College. She married Paul L. Catt on Aug. 31, 1947. They were married for 62 years. Margaret enjoyed working at several loan offices in both Bloomington and Vincennes. For many years she volunteered at Good Samaritan Hospital. As a longstanding member of First United Methodist Church she contributed as a member of the Home Builders Sunday School Class. Margaret valued her years as a member of the Meadowlark Home Economic Club and the Vincennes Garden Club.

Margaret spent her life serving her God and her family. She was a loving wife, a kind and wise mother, a doting grandmother and great-grandmother, and a true friend.

The Catt family thanks all who called, visited, and prayed for Margaret.

Margaret is survived by her sons, Steve Catt and his wife, Jan, of Vincennes, and Doug Catt and his wife, Mary, of Danville; her grandchildren, Ben Catt and his wife, Christy, Betsy Snyder and her husband, Andy, and Stacey Cooper; her great-grandchildren, Logan, Amanda, Clara, Ophelia, Isabelle, Cecilia and Charlie.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Paul; and her siblings, Dorothy Williams and Ken Fraumann.

Funeral services will be 2 p.m. on Tuesday at Goodwin Funeral Home, 524 Broadway St. Burial will be in Memorial Park Cemetery. Visitation will be 11 a.m. until the hour of services on Tuesday at the funeral home. Memorial contributions may be made to the First United Methodist Church.

Online condolences may be made at www.gooodwinfamilyfh.com

FUNERALS

DeLisle, Kathryn A., died Sept. 3. Services: 11 a.m. on Saturday at St. Vincent dePaul Catholic Church, 1837 S. Hart Street Road. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. until the hour of services on Saturday at the church. Memorials: Good Samaritan Hospice or the Vincennes Housing Authority Foundation. Condolences: www.fredrickandson.com.

Dunlap, James Barton, died Aug. 23. Services: 5 p.m. on Friday at First Methodist Church. Visitation: 3-5 p.m. on Friday at the church. Memorials: Honor Flight of Southern Indiana for Veterans, P.O. Box 8324, Evansville, IN 47716. Condolences: www.browningfuneral.com.

Nash, Tom, died Sept. 6 Services: 10 a.m. CDT 0n Monday at the Cunningham-Young Funeral Home in Lawrenceville, Illinois. Burial: Fairview Cemetery in Vincennes. Visitation: 5-7 p.m. CDT today at the funeral home. Memorials: Carmi Baptist Children’s Home or to the Bridgeport Senior Citizens. Condolences: www.cunninghamfuneralhomes.com.

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