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Catherine B. Pusateri

April 20, 2022


Catherine B. Pusateri (nee Hilderbrand), age 91 of West Long Branch, died Wednesday, April 20, 2022 at home surrounded by her family. Catherine was born in New Orleans, LA. She later lived in West Long Branch before moving to Ocean 12 years ago and subsequently returning to West Long Branch. She was the supervisor of the data processing unit for the New Jersey Turnpike Authority, retiring after 25 years. She was a parishioner of The Parish of Our Lady of Hope at St. Jerome’s Church where she was a member of the Rosary Altar Society.

She was predeceased by her beloved husband of 69 years, Anthony Pusateri, Sr.; her son, Donald; her two grandsons, Donald, Jr. and Philip; and her son-in-law, William Spady. Surviving are her son, Anthony Pusateri, Jr. and his wife, Rev. Penelope Stechmann; two daughters, Rosemary Spady and Nathalie DeRasmo, and her husband, Mark; 7 grandchildren and 5 great grandchildren.

Visitation will be held Tuesday, April 26 from 6-8pm at Damiano Funeral Home, 191 Franklin Avenue in Long Branch. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Wednesday, April 27 at 10:30 am at St. Jerome Church in West Long Branch. Internment of cremains will be at Greenwood Cemetery in New Orleans. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Sister Angelina Pelliccia Legacy Fund, 254 Wall Street, West Long Branch, NJ 07764. The family invites you to leave a letter of condolence by selecting the Tribute/Guestbook link above.

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Memorial Gathering
April 26, 2022

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Damiano Funeral Home
191 Franklin Ave

Memorial Mass
April 27, 2022

10:30 AM
St. Jerome R.C. Church of the Parish of Our Lady of Hope
254 Wall Street


Sister Angelina Pelliccia Legacy Fund
254 Wall Street, West Long Branch NJ 07764

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