Catherine A. Scott 1926-2014

NILES – Catherine Angeline Scott, 87, of Niles, died at 3:20 p.m. Friday, Jan. 3, 2014, at her residence.

She was born May 7, 1926, in Niles, the daughter of Samuel and Margaret Corso DePasquale.

Catherine was a prep cook at Alberini’s Restaurant for 25 years, retiring in 1986, and was a member of Our Lady of Mount Carmel Parish in Niles. She enjoyed cooking, Sunday dinner and watching football and was an avid Pittsburgh Steelers fan.

Her husband, Earl W. Scott, whom she married July 1, 1948, died Dec. 25, 1985.

Catherine, who was truly a servant, always doing things for other people, will be deeply missed by two sons, Arthur Scott and his wife, Pam, of Howland and James Scott and his wife, Sandy, of Niles; a brother, Anthony DePasquale of Girard; a sister, Sadie Pepe of Niles; four grandchildren, Melissa DeFalco, Michele Glass, Michael Scott and Melanie Jarvis; and five great-grandchildren.

Friends may call from 3 to 6 p.m. Sunday at the Joseph Rossi and Sons Funeral Home in Niles with the Mt. Carmel Bereavement Ministry conducting prayers at 5:30 p.m.

Mass of Christian Burial will be held 10 a.m. Monday at Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church in Niles with the Rev. John Michael Lavelle officiating, preceded by a 9:30 a.m. prayer service at the funeral home.

Burial will be in Niles City Cemetery.

Arrangements are being handled by the Joseph Rossi and Sons Funeral Home in Niles.

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