Tonawanda News


July 19, 2013

Winifred Catalano

GETZVILLE — Winifred (nee Gormady) Catalano, age 92, died on Wednesday, July 17, 2013, at the Rosa Coplon Living Center at Weinberg Campus in Getzville, where she had been a resident for the past three years.  Born in New York City to the late John and Mary (Craven) Gormady, she had been a resident of Buffalo, NY and the surrounding area for most of her life.  She was the wife of Russell J. Catalano, who died in 2001; and was the sister of the late Mary Niclo, William Gormady and Herbert Gormady. Winifred was active in the Rosary, Holy Name and Altar Societies at Holy Spirit R.C. Church in Buffalo for many years.  

She is survived by three children, Marie (late Ronald) Brenon of the City of Tonawanda, Frank (Caprice) Catalano of Olympia, WA, and Russell J. Catalano, Jr. of Kenmore, NY; a brother, Patrick (late Anna) Gormady of Grand Island, NY; nine grandchildren, 13 great-grandchildren and eight great-great-grandchildren.  

Family will be present on Sunday from 2-4 & 6-8 PM and Monday from 11 AM-12 Noon at JOHN O. ROTH FUNERAL HOME, INC., 25 William St. (between Morgan & Broad Sts.), City of Tonawanda, where a funeral service will be held on Monday, July 22, at 12 Noon. Friends invited.  Private interment will be in Mt. Olivet Cemetery.  Flowers gratefully declined.  

Visit for online guest register.

Text Only
Featured Ads
Seasonal Content
Hyperlocal Search
Premier Guide
Find a business

Walking Fingers
Maps, Menus, Store hours, Coupons, and more...
Premier Guide
Front page
NDN Video
Raw: Japanese Soldiers Storm Beach in Exercises Raw: Weapons Fire Hits UN School in Gaza Raw: Rocket Launches Into Space With Cargo Ship Broken Water Main Floods UCLA Two Women Narrowly Avoid Being Hit by Train In Virginia, the Rise of a New Space Coast New Sanctions on Key Sectors of Russian Economy Crayola Announces Family Attraction in Orlando US Ready to Slap New Sanctions on Russia Kerry: Not Worried About Israeli Criticism Boater Rescued From Edge of Kentucky Dam Girl Struck by Plane on Florida Beach Dies Rodents Rampant in Gardens Around Louvre House to Vote on Slimmed-down Bill for Border Looming Demand Could Undercut Flight Safety Raw: 2 Shells Hit Fuel Tank at Gaza Power Plant Raw: Massive Explosions From Airstrikes in Gaza Giant Ketchup Bottle Water Tower Up for Sale Easier Nuclear Construction Promises Fall Short Kerry: Humanitarian Cease-fire Efforts Continue