Catherine Pelham

Obituary of Catherine Rose Pelham

Catherine Rose Pelham, age 83, of Adrian, passed away on Wednesday, November 18, 2020, at Hospice of Lenawee surrounded by her family. She was born on November 27, 1936, in Jasper, to Leo and Rose (Serin) Beaubien. Catherine married Ray Pelham in a double ceremony on November 19, 1955, at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Hudson. Catherine attended North Rome Baptist Church and devoted her life to raising her family, never missing a single event, and living each and every day for her children and grandchildren.


In addition to her husband, Ray, she is survived by her children, Jeff (Linda) Pelham of Adrian, Julie (Doug) Wenn of Tecumseh, Craig (Susan) Pelham of Adrian, Kirk (Angela) Pelham of Jackson, and Patrick (Amie) Pelham of Brooklyn; grandchildren, Amber Harling, Austin (Tashina) Wenn, Andrew Wenn, Felicia (Josh) Wright, Chelsea Brunger, Maria (Phil) Davis, Isaac Hukill, Katie (Ryan) Keil, Kelli (Eric) Pelham, Kortney Pelham, Landon (Mel) Pelham, and Preston (Madi) Pelham; 23 great grandchildren; brother, Leon Beaubien of Hudson; sister, Marie Libs of Adrian; two sisters-in-law, Christine Pelham of Clayton and Suzie Underwood of Adrian. She was preceded in death by her parents; two sisters, Rita Gallatin and Ethel Garno; 1 brother, Cal Beaubien; six brothers-in-law, George Libs, Leo Pelham, Edward Underwood, James Patton, Mike Pelham, and Robert Garno; three sisters-in-law, Audrey Beaubien, Cottie Patton and Annie Beaubien.


Visitation for Catherine will be held on Saturday, November 21, 2020, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Anderson-Marry Funeral Home, Adrian. Due to the COVID-19 Pandemic and social distancing restrictions, only a limited number of individuals will be allowed in the chapel at a time and face coverings will be required. The funeral service will be private with Fritz Kruse officiating and burial will be in Lenawee County Memorial Gardens, Tecumseh.


You may send condolences to the family at In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Lenawee. Envelopes are available at the Anderson Funeral Home, Adrian.

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10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Saturday, November 21, 2020
Anderson-Marry Funeral Home - Adrian Chapel
3050 West Beecher Rd.
Adrian, Michigan, United States
(517) 265-3312
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