Catherine F. Loftus 1937-2013

WARREN – Catherine F. ”Cathy” Loftus, 75, died at 6:05 a.m. Friday, March 15, 2013, in Trumbull Memorial Hospital.

She was born June 10, 1937, in Maplewood, N.J., a daughter of James and Florence Ronan.

Cathy was a graduate of Bloomfield High School and came to Warren in 1968 from New Jersey. She was a member of St. Elizabeth Ann Seaton Parish (SS. Cyril and Methodius Church).

Cathy enjoyed the outdoors, watching sports on television and was an avid Notre Dame fan.

Her husband, James Barry Loftus, whom she married on April 4, 1959, died Jan. 3, 1990.

Survivors include three children, Mary Ann (Scott) Hawkins of Warren, Lynn Loftus of Warren and Cindy Repko of St. Petersburg, Fla.; two sisters, Claire Gilsenan of Brick, N.J., and Connie McConnell of Lakewood, N.J.; 11 grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband; a son, Michael J. Loftus; a grandson, Kevin Michael Repko; and a brother, James Ronan.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday at St. Elizabeth Ann Seaton Parish (SS. Cyril & Methodius Church), with the Rev. James P. Walker officiating.

Friends may call from 5 to 7 p.m. Tuesday and 9 to 9:30 a.m. Wednesday at the Peter Rossi and Son Memorial Chapel.

Burial will be in All Souls Cemetery.

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