A daughter of the late Patrick and Anna (Strickling) Meechan, Catherine was born August 22, 1922 at Wadsworth, Ohio
She is survived by her children, Diana (David) Felgenhauer, Karen Nagle and Ron (Thelma) Manghese all of New Philadelphia and Theresa (David) Wolfarth of Chesapeake, Ohio; numerous grandchildren, great grandchildren and great-great grandchildren; a sister, Virginia Neighley of Tuscarawas; a brother, John “Ted” Meechan of Dover and a sister-in-law, Velma Meechan of Florida.
Catherine was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Anthony Manghese who passed away in 1985 and infant son, Ronald Eugene and a brother, Hugh Meechan.
In keeping with Catherine’s wishes, there will be no calling hours or services and cremation will take place through the care of Geib’s Tuscarawas Valley Crematory at Dover. Mass will be said in her memory at a later date.
Those wishing to do so may send the family a personal condolence and light a candle in remembrance of Catherine by visiting the funeral home website, www.geibcares.com
Contributions may be made in Catherine’s memory to Sacred Heart Catholic Church, 139 Third Street NE, New Philadelphia, OH 44663 or to Community Hospice of Tuscarawas County, 716 Commercial Avenue SW, New Philadelphia, OH 44663.
Geib’s Tuscarawas Valley Crematory at Dover