|Birth: ||Jan. 29, 1949|
Grand Traverse County
|Death: ||Jul. 29, 2009|
Catherine Frances Bennigan was born on Jan. 29, 1949 in Traverse City, MI. to James & Alice U'Ren Bennigan.
Her siblings were: Anne Marie, (May 28, 1946 - Feb. 29, 2008); Barbara Louise, Aug. 27, 1947; Joseph Anthony, Dec. 20, 1950; Margaret Mary, Dec. 27, 1951; Patricia Claire, Mar. 13, 1953; Marie Gerarda, May 14, 1955; Teresa Geralyn, July 6, 1957; Michael Gerard, Aug. 27, 1960; Elizabeth Ann, Dec. 22, 1961; Paula Jean, Jan. 25, 1965.
Catherine married Roger Dale Howery on Mar. 29, 1997 in Fowlerville, MI.
Catherine died peacefully on Wednesday, July 29, 2009 at Hospice of Lansing, surrounded by her family.
Family & friends shared in a memorial celebration on Wed. night Aug. 5th.
She was predeceased by her parents and her sister, Anne.
She is survived by her husband, Roger, her daughter Kelly (Antonio) Sharpe, and 2 granddaughters, Kyrene and Melana; 2 step-daughters, Kim (Mike) Roose; Mechelle (Rick) Fernberg; 3 step grand-daughters, Alyssa, Abby, & Morgan; and one step-grandson, Tony.
James Bennigan (1921 - 1995)
Alice I U'Ren Bennigan (1921 - 2006)
Anne Marie Bennigan (1946 - 2008)*
Catherine Frances Bennigan Howery (1949 - 2009)
Note: Cremation has taken place,
Felt Plains Cemetery
Created by: Theron & Helen Smith
Record added: Jul 30, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 40052469
Catherine was wonderful person who found her true love, Roger Howery. I wish things could have been different and she was still here; the world was a better place with her in it.|
Added: Jan. 31, 2010
Stunning news today to learn that you have left us... quietly. Ah, but then again that is your nature. Unassuming, replete of anything unkind or mean. I miss your words of wisdom, your help, your quick laughter, your concerns. I want to phone you now,...(Read more)|
Mary Anee Powell
Added: Jan. 29, 2010
You inspired us all with your intelligence, grace, generosity, and independent spirit. We're sorry that you had to suffer so much during your last months. We hope that you found some measure of happiness during your time with Roger, it was what you dese...(Read more)|
Marie Bennigan- Ohm
Added: Jan. 14, 2010
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