June 2 2019
Catherine’s Obituary Catherine D. Kitchen, “Cathy” Of Media PA, age 84, passed away peacefully with family at her side on June 2, 2019. Originally from Canada, Cathy was born on March 28, 1935, in Toronto, Ontario, the same city where she graduated from the Wellesley Nursing School in 1956 and married her late husband, Norman Robert Kitchen, “Norm” on June 8, 1957. Cathy and Norm moved to Ohio in 1960 where Norm worked as an engineer for General Electric and where the couple began to build their family. GE moved the couple to Pennsylvania and they lived in Media happily married for 58 years where they raised their 3 daughters and made lifelong friends. Cathy was a registered nurse and loyal employee at Riddle Memorial Hospital for 38 years, working as a Charge ICU RN and PACU RN. Outside of work, she enjoyed gardening, knitting, playing bridge, reading, caring for her grandchildren and traveling to Thornbury and the Georgian Bay in Canada. In most recent years, Cathy enjoyed participating in the “Rosemary Circle” Book Club and playing Rummikub with her friends at Maris Grove. Cathy is survived by her daughters Sandra (Bob) Alek, Beth (Grant) Caldwell and Stephanie (Jason) Maillie. Grandchildren; Kelly Dowling, Katy Alek, Hannah McDonald, Rachel, Noah and Ellie Caldwell, Alex, Jake, and Anna Maillie. A Memorial Service will be held on Monday, June 17, 2019, at 11:00 am in the Media Presbyterian Church, 30 E. Baltimore Ave. Media, Pa. Interment Private. In lieu of flowers donations to Penn Medicine Transitional Neuroscience Center giving.apps.upenn.edu/ fund?program=MC&fund=601475 Arrangements J. Nelson Rigby Funeral Home Read More
Our most sincere sympathies to the family and friends of Catherine D Kitchen June 2 2019.
Death notice for the town of: Media, state: Pennsylvania