Catherine B. Henning

Wake Forest, N.C. – On Sunday, May 25, 2014, Catherine B. Henning, age 89, passed peacefully at home with her loving family by her side.

Catherine was born January 1, 1925 in Astoria, NY. She married the love of her life, Joseph A. Henning, on January 8, 1949. They had three children and lived in Monroe, NY.

Catherine was a payroll administrator for the Monroe-Woodbury School System until she and her husband retired to Boca Raton, Fla. After her husband’s passing, she lived in Carmel, Ind., and most recently, Wake Forest, N.C., with her daughter Mona and son-in-law Murray.

Catherine was predeceased by her husband of 30 years, Joseph, her parents, John and Delia Geraghty, and her son-in-law Murray Dunn.

She is survived by her loving family: Laura Stone-foot and husband Bruce of Dunkirk, NY, Matthew Henning of Boca Raton, Fla., and Mona Dunn of Wake Forest, N.C. Also surviving are granddaughters Cassandra Briggs and husband Carey of Dundee, Fla., and Courtney Dunn of Wake Forest, N.C., and great-grandchildren Dylan, Devon and Jordan Briggs and Ashlyn, Aydia, Janessa and Nylah Dunn.

Funeral services will be held today, June 3, 2014 at St. Ambrose Catholic Church in Deerfield Beach, Fla., and burial will be at the Boca Raton Municipal Cemetery.