SADDLE RIVER, N.J. — Catherine A. Savarese (Nee McMorrow) of Saddle River died Dec. 8. She was 92.
She was born in New York, NY and lived Eastchester, NY; Scarsdale, NY; Niskayuna, NY; Virginia Beach, VA; and Darien, CT, before moving to Saddle River 33 years ago. She was educated at St. Sebastian’s R.C. Grade School, Queens, NY; Bishop McDonald RC High School, Brooklyn, NY; and Hunter College, New York, NY. She was a parishioner of St. Gabriel the Archangel RC Church, Saddle River, was active as a Valley Hospital volunteer, a member of the Valley Hospital Auxiliary, and a member of the Book, Garden and Saddle River Valley clubs.
She is survived by her husband Louis; children John F. Savarese, Anne M. Savarese Bigham, Carolyn M. Savarese Patrick and Gail C. Savarese; and many grandchildren, nieces and nephews. She is predeceased by her two sisters, Margaret F. McMorrow and Mary McMorrow Brennan.
Visitation is 4-8 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 11 at Feeney Funeral Home, 232 Franklin Ave, Ridgewood. Funeral mass is 10 a.m. on Saturday, Dec. 12 at St. Gabriel the Archangel RC Church, 88 E. Saddle River Road, Saddle River. Cremation will be private.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be sent to either Valley Hospice, 15 Essex Rd., Suite 301, Paramus NJ 07652 or The Valley Hospital Foundation, 223 N. Van Dien Avenue, Ridgewood, NJ 07450.
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