Charles Catalano

Charles S. Catalano ,94, of Gowanda, NY passed away Wednesday July 23, 2014 at Lakeshore Hospital.

He was born October 17, 1919 in North Collins, NY the son of the late Frank and Anna Catalano.

In 1943 he married the former Angeline Steklasa who predeceased him on August 17, 2006.

As a small boy he worked at his fathers hotel in North Collins, NY and enjoyed bowling, dancing, horse shoes, golfing and gardening.He was a member of St. Joseph’s RC Church and its mens group and the Slovenian Club.

He is survived by many nieces and nephews.

He was predeceased by 6 brothers Joseph, Frank, George, Charles, Peter and Salvatore Catalano and a sister Frances Muscato.

Friends may call at the Mentley Funeral Home Inc. 105 east main Street in Gowanda on Sunday, July 27 from 3 to 7 p.m. and a Mass of Christian Burial at St. Joseph’s RC Church in Gowanda.

Burial will be in Holy Cross Cemetery Monday at 11 a.m.

Memorials may be made to St. Joseph’s RC Church.