Catherine Sue "Katie" Bernath

Catherine “Katie” Sue Bernath, age 94, of Wauseon passed away on Wednesday, December 29, 2021, at Swanton Health Care. She was born on January 18, 1927 in Morenci, MI to Glade and Mabel (Henninger) Stutesman.  She married Doyle Bernath on June 27, 1948 and he preceded her in death on November 18, 2017.  Catherine graduated from Chesterfield High School.  She was a devoted housewife who enjoyed baking and cooking for her family and friends.  Catherine especially enjoyed decorating her home at Christmas time. 

Catherine is survived by numerous nieces, nephews and friends who will miss her dearly.  She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; brothers, Charles R. Stutesman and Phillip Stutesman; sisters, Frances Kelley and Marietta Walker; nephew, Mike Stutesman and great-nephew, Ryan Gleckler. 

A Funeral Service for Catherine will be held on Friday, January 7, 2022, at 12:00 p.m. with visitation beginning at 11:00 a.m. until the time of the service at Eagle-Marry Funeral Home, Morenci with Pastor Jim Mann officiating. Burial will be held privately at Waldron Cemetery. 

You may send condolences to the family at Memorial contributions may be given to the Winameg or East Chesterfield Christian Church. Arrangements have been entrusted to Eagle-Marry Funeral Home, Morenci.