Catherine Dugan Evans, 83, passed away on Tuesday, September 17, 2019 in the loving company of her son, Owen. Born and raised in Jersey City, she resided in Westfield for 43 years.
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After graduating from Sacred Heart Academy in 1953, Cathy worked at AMAX in New York City, where she met the love of her life, her husband, Ken. She retired early to start their family.
Catherine was an avid tennis player and member of the Westfield Tennis Club. She was a loyal parishioner at St. Helen’s Church, and made many friends there. Cathy will be remembered fondly for her caring and thoughtful nature; love of crossword puzzles and storytelling; and devotion to her family, neighbors, and the Westfield community.
Cathy is survived by her son, Owen, and his wife, Sara; and two grandsons, Jack and Brody. She was predeceased by her late husband, Ken, who died in March of this year.
The funeral will be held at Dooley Colonial Home, 556 Westfield Ave., Westfield, NJ on Saturday, September 21st at 10:45 followed by a funeral Mass in celebration of her life at St. Helen’s R.C. Church in Westfield at 11:15. Visitation will be Friday, September 20th from 4 PM to 7 PM at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, the family asks that donations in her memory be made to the Westfield Rescue Squad.