Brad F. Catalano

Brad Frank CatalanoBrad F. Catalano, 58, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, May 9, 2017 at the Donnell House, in Washington, following a brave fight with a brief illness.

He was born May 9, 1959, in DuBois, a beloved son of Arch F. and Nancy L. Catalano, of Rossiter.

Mr. Catalano graduated from Punxsutawney High School, and Bethany College with a degree in Communications, where he was a proud member of the Pi Kappa Alpha Fraternity.

In 1981, he married Kathryn (Molinengo) Catalano, his college sweetheart. In 1989, Mr. and Mrs. Catalano moved to Washington, PA, where they raised their three children.

Mr. Catalano spent most of his career working as an executive trainer for 84 Lumber, before moving on to a position at Bank of America in Pittsburgh.

He loved fishing, spending time at his family’s camp in Potter County, Pennsylvania, and feeding the deer, birds and ducks that often congregated in his backyard.

Surviving in addition to his wife Kathryn, are his parents, Arch and Nancy; three cherished children, Angela Holbert (Andrew), Emily Catalano (Robert Mancini), and Eric Catalano; a brother, William Catalano (Karen); a brother-in-law William (Virginia) Molinengo, and family; a sister-in-law Elaine Molinengo, family and a beloved cat, Max.

Friends and family are welcome on Friday, May 12, 2017, from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m., in the William G. Neal Funeral Homes, Ltd., 925 Allison Ave., Washington, PA 15301. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10:00 a.m., Saturday, May 13, 2017, in the Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, 119 West Chestnut St., Washington.

Burial will follow at 11:00 a.m., on Monday, May 15, 2017, in Union Hill Cemetery, 146 Union Hill Rd., Rossiter, PA 15772.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Washington Area Humane Society, P.O. Box 66, Eighty-Four, PA, 15301, or the Donnell House, 10 Leet Street, Washington, PA 15301.

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