Mrs. Catherine Sauers, former resident of North Grant St., died at the home of her daughter, Mrs. Gerald Dunleavy, 2800 Birney Ave., Scranton, Friday evening at 7 as result of a heart ailment.
Mrs. Sauers was born in Wilkes-Barre, the daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Patrick Gill and was the widow of Killian Sauers, who died in 1942.
While a resident of this city she was a member of St. Mary's Church of the Immaculate Conception. She had been attending St. Joseph's Church, Scranton.
Surviving are these children: Mrs. Josephine Rushton and Thomas Gill, Wilkes-Barre; Mrs. Agnes Fitzgerald, Elmhurst, L. I., Mrs. Anna Rushton, Shavertown; Mrs. Gerald Dunleavy, with whom she resided in Scranton. Another daughter, Mae Gill died two months ago.
The body has been removed to the McLaughlin Funeral Home, 142 South Washington St., from where the funeral will be held.
Viewing after 3 today.
NOTE - Mrs. Josephine Rushton and Thomas Gill, Wilkes-Barre; Mrs. Agnes Fitzgerald, Elmhurst, L. I., Mrs. Anna Rushton, Shavertown; and Mae Gill were siblings, not children, of Catherine Gill Sauer.
The Sunday Independent (Wilkes-Barre, PA) - August 21, 1955