Catherine Elizabeth Botty, 94, of Warren, Ohio, passed away peacefully 9:50 p.m. Wednesday (Feb. 7, 2018) at Trumbull Memorial Hospital following a short illness.
She was born Nov. 10, 1923, in Sharon, the daughter of the late Pasquale and Francesca (Donatelli) Ischo.
A Warren area resident for more than 50 years, she was employed by Packard Electric for 23 years, retiring in 1983 and since 2003 has been employed by the office of Dr. Michael Snitzer in Howland.
Kay enjoyed reading, working puzzles, gambling trips and most of all watching her beloved Cleveland Indians.
She was a long-time member of St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Parish and had traveled the world with her sister Rosie and was baptized in the river Jordan.
Her husband Joseph, whom she married June 23, 1951, preceded her in death Oct. 23, 1982. She also was preceded in death by four brothers, two sisters, and a great-granddaughter Lili.
Kay will be deeply missed by: her daughters, Dorothy (Thomas) Chaya of Sharon, Mary Storey of Niles; four grandchildren, Mary (Clyde) Hawthorne of Akron, Thomas (Ronda) Chaya of Akron, Lt. Cmdr. Christopher (Julie) Storey of Greensboro, N.C., Daniel (Liz) Storey of Akron, and 12 great-grandchildren.
The family suggests material contributions be made to Kidspath Hospice in memory of Lili Storey, 2200 Summit Ave. Greensboro, NC 27405 or to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38501.
Catherine Elizabeth, 94, of Warren, Ohio.
Calling hours: 4 to 6 p.m. Friday (2-9-18) at LANE FUNERAL HOMES ROBERTS-CLARK CHAPEL, 180 Garfield Dr. NE, Warren, Ohio. To send condolences go to www.robertsclarkchapel.com
Service: The Rev. Craig McHenry will celebrate a memorial mass, 1 p.m. Saturday (2-10-18), at St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Parish-St. James Parish Worship Site, Warren, Ohio.
Interment: All Souls Cemetery.
Published on February 8, 2018