Feb 22, 1950 – Nov 17, 2017
Catherine Maria Majella Moran (McCarthy) passed away peacefully at the Shuswap Lake General Hospital on Friday, November 17th in Salmon Arm, BC.
She leaves behind her loving husband of 42 years George Moran, three sons Gavin (Paula), Colin (Caitlin), and Jamie (Lori) who she was so proud of, and her granddaughter Kiera (Lori and Jamie) who lit up her life.
Catherine moved to the Okanagan 2 years ago to enjoy retired life after living in the community of Kitimat for 40 years. Catherine came across the pond from Ireland to teach in Canada. She taught at St. Anthony’s School for 28 years, touching the lives of many students and staff.
Catherine loved her family deeply, and shared a passion for reading, singing, travel, going for walks, and attending church.
The Moran family would like to send a special thanks to Dr. Shoesmith, Catherine’s medical team, and the staff of Shuswap Lake General Hospital, for their care and compassion with Catherine over the last few months.
In lieu of donations or flowers, Catherine would like you all to please donate to your local foodbank, or to the Union Gospel Mission 601 e. Hastings St., Vancouver, BC, V6A 1J7.
For service details, please check www.fischersfuneralservices.com in the coming days.
Fischers Funeral Services & Crematorium Ltd.