Catherine Gwathney, 86, of Elizabeth went home to be with the Lord on Wednesday, 5/15/19, at her house. Relatives & Friends are kindly invited to attend funeral from Christ Fellowship Church 1121 Elizabeth Ave., Elizabeth on Saturday, May 25, at 10:15 AM. Visiting at church 9 to 10:15 AM. Interment Graceland Memorial Park, Kenilworth.
Catherine was born in Georgia & lived in Lakawanna NY, before moving to Elizabeth more than 50 years ago. She was employed at Bristol Myers, Hillside for many years before retiring. She was a communicant of Christ Fellowship Church, Elizabeth.
Catherine is predeceased by a brother, Eldrew Allen & a sister Barbara Vines. She is survived by her husband of 67 years, Albert "Junie" Gwathney of Elizabeth. Three sons, Douglas Gwathney of Buffalo, NY, Alvin Gwathney of Knoxville, TN, Reginald Allen (surrogate) of Buffalo, NY. 1 Daughter, Terry Gwathney of Elizabeth. Six Grandchildren, LaTasha, Terrell, Tonya, Keith, Kyle & Sonya Gwathney. Also survived by 16 Great Grandchildren.