Catherine M. Monroe, 69, of Northumberland, went to be with her Lord and Savior 4:40 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 1, 2017, at the Golden Living Center-Mansion, Sunbury, where she had been a guest for seven weeks. Her passing follows after a battle with cancer.
She was born Sept. 21, 1947, in Camden, N.J., a daughter of the late Daniel Brown and Julia (Karpiak) Priest. On Aug. 25, 1970, she married William Michael Monroe who survives.
In addition to her husband, she is survived by one son, Michael D. Monroe, of Butte, Mont.; two grandchildren, Katie and Brandon Monroe; and one brother, Charles Priest, of Northumberland; and her mother-in-law, Dorothy Monroe, of Sunbury.
At Cathy's request, services will be private.
Burial will be on Friday at Indiantown Gap National Cemetery, Annville.
Arrangements are by the Hummel Funeral Home, 574 Hill St., Middleburg.
Published on August 2, 2017