Catherine C. Tucker, 96, ofSandusky, died Friday afternoon, Nov. 21, 2008, in Firelands Regional Medical Center, Sanduskyfollowing a brief illness.
She was born April 6, 1912, in Fostoria, Ohio, and moved to Sandusky early in her life.Catherine was employed for more than 20 years in the Sandusky Public Schools cafeteria system, retiring in 1976 as manager of Sandusky High School cafeteria. She was a member of St. Stephen United Church of Christ, Sandusky. She loved to cook, knit andcrochet.
Catherine is survived by her three children, Judith I. Fink ofNova, Ohio, Robert M. (Lynn)Tucker of Worthington, Ohio, and Sue T. (Tom) Watson of Fallston, Md.; six grand-children, Michael Fink, Terri (Daryl) Feyedelem, Diana Tucker,Michelle Tucker, Capt. Scott Tucker, and Tom Watson III.; two great-grandchildren, Morgan and Kyle Feyedelem; and sister, Irene Meyer of Sandusky.
She was preceded in death by her husband of 74 years, Delbert V. Tucker, in 2005; parents, Elwood and Sara (Smith) Faler; and sister, Ruth Susor of Toledo.
At the request of the deceased, private services will be observed by the family in Meadow Green Memorial Park Chapel; Pastor Liz Proudfoot will officiate.Entombment will follow. Pfeil Funeral Home, Sandusky Chapel, is in charge of arrangements.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made toSt. Stephen United Church of Christ, 905 E. Perkins Ave.,Sandusky, OH 44870 orCommunity at Parkvue,3800 Boardwalk Blvd., Sandusky, OH 44870.