Catherine R. (Conti) Wills

Catherine R. WillsCatherine R. (Conti) Wills, 82, formerly of West Coal Street, Shenandoah, passed away peacefully Thursday morning at Schuylkill Medical Center-East Norwegian Street.

Born in Shenandoah, August 3, 1933, she was a daughter of the late Victor and Rose (Catrone) Conti.

She was a 1953 graduate of the former J.W. Cooper High School, Shenandoah.

Catherine was a member of Divine Mercy Parish, Shenandoah, and the former Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church, Shenandoah.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Donald J. Wills, Oct. 6, 2011; a brother, Louis Conti; a sister, Carmella Conti Przybylik.

She was the last surviving member of her immediate family.

Surviving are two nephews, Victor and Charles Conti, both of Shenandoah; a niece, Sharon Saylor and her husband, Thomas, Allentown.

A religious service will be held at 10 a.m. Tuesday at Walukiewicz-Oravitz Fell Funeral Home, 132 S. Jardin St., Shenandoah. Monsignor Ronald C. Bocian, pastor, will officiate. Interment will follow in Sky-View Memorial Park, Hometown. Relatives and friends may call at the funeral home from 9 a.m. until the time of the service. Walukiewicz-Oravitz Fell Funeral Home, Shenandoah, is in charge of the arrangements.

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