Umberto F. Cataldo, 87, of Severna Park, Maryland and formerly of Warren, PA, died Sunday evening, September 11, 2016 at the Hospice of Chesapeake, Pasadena, MD.
He was born March 2, 1929 in Kinzua, PA., to the late Francesco and Santa Bruno Cataldo.
He was a resident of Kinzua, PA, until 1961 when he moved to Warren, PA.
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He had served with the U.S. Army as a Corporal during the Korean War.
Umberto was employed with Pennsylvania Department of Transportation as a Foreman for 23 years, retiring from there in 1989 and formerly with Pennsylvania Railroad for 13 years.
He was a member of Holy Redeemer R.C. Church, former member of Lakewood Rod and Gun Club, Kinzua American Legion Brant-Bentley Post 747, and Warren Veterans of Foreign Wars Club.
He was an avid hunter.
He is survived by his 2 children – Donna Boliek and husband, Richard of Davidsonville, MD., Ricky Cataldo and wife, Kim of Youngsville, PA., 2 Brothers – Joseph J. Cataldo, Sr. of Warren, PA., Frank J. Cataldo, Jr. of Clarendon, PA., 1 Sister – Rose Harvoth and husband, Joseph of Cleveland, OH.,
6 Grandchildren – John A. Carlson, III (Kathryn) of Russell, PA., Nicole Hardy (Christopher) of Orlando, FL., Kelsey Rowe (Joseph) of Odenton, MD., Patricia Boliek, Richard “Ricky” Boliek, III, and Robert (Lucas) Boliek both of Davidsonville, MD., 5 Great Grandchildren – Emma and Grace Carlson, Aiden Hardy, Joseph Rowe III and Madden Rowe, several nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife of 50 years, Harriet Lee Smales Cataldo who died February 27, 2004 whom he married June 6, 1953 at Holy Redeemer R.C. Church, Warren, PA., 1 Daughter – Theresa M. Cataldo Carlson on December 16, 1997, 1 Brother – Charles M. Cataldo, 1 Sister – Theresa Dawes-Smales, 3 Nephews – Charles J. and Joseph J. Cataldo, Conrad Offi.
Friends may call at the gathering space of Holy Redeemer R.C. Church, 11 Russell St., Warren, PA., on Saturday, September 17, 2016 from 9:30 to 11:00 A.M. where a Mass of Christian Burial will follow with Fr. James Gutting, Pastor, officiating. Interment will be in St. Joseph R.C. Cemetery. Full military honors will be conducted by members of the Clarendon/Sheffield V.F.W. Color Guard.
Those wishing to place memorials may do so through Holy Redeemer Church Building Fund or Hospice of Warren County, 1 Main St., Warren, PA. 16365 or Hospice of the Chesapeake Foundation, 90 Ritchie Highway, Pasadena, MD 21122.
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