Catherine S. Rudy

Catherine S. Rudy


Catherine “Tootsie” Suzanne Rudy, 89, of Berkeley Springs, formerly of Jeannette, Pa., died Tuesday, December 24, 2019 at Hampshire Memorial Hospital Extended Care Facility, Romney.

Born January 29, 1930 in Claridge, Pa., she was the daughter of the late Edward and Clara Gongaware Exton.

She was a member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Jeannette, Pa.

She attended public schools in Pennsylvania and worked at the Jeanette Specialty Glass Company.

She liked playing bingo, shopping and doing crossword puzzles.

She is survived by three grandchildren, Sara Rudy, Philadelphia, Pa., Nicky Rudy of North Carolina and Peyton Rudy, Fairmont and several nieces and nephews.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Joseph Rudy; her children, Joseph Rudy, Michael Rudy and an infant daughter and two sisters, Edith “Dolly” Gordon and Sarah “Sally” Ganoe.

Funeral services were conducted Friday, December 27 at Westmoreland Memorial Park, Greensburg, Pa. Memorial contributions can be made to Hampshire Memorial Hospital Extended Care Facility, c/o The Resident Council, 363 Sunrise Boulevard, Romney, WV 26757.

Arrangements were handled by Helsley-Johnson Funeral Home & Cremation Center, Berkeley Springs.