Catherine Agnes McCammon, obituary in Youngstown, Ohio

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (MyValleyTributes) – Catherine Agnes McCammon, 90, of West Township, passed away peacefully on Sunday morning, November 20, 2022 in the Shepherd of the Valley, Poland.

Catherine was born on March 17, 1932, St Patrick’s Day, in Youngstown to the late William and Elizabeth Prendergast O’Hara and lived in the area all her life.

A 1950 graduate of Chaney High School, she devoted her adult life to raising and caring for her family.

She was very proud of her Irish origins, enjoyed cooking, doing crossword puzzles and lovingly cared for her late daughter Theresa for many years.

Mrs. McCammon was a longtime member of St. Brendan Church and its Altar and Rosary Society.

Catherine leaves a loving memory to her daughters Linette (Rod) Tarfan from Girard and Linda Weiser from Negley; their sons Tom (Stephanie) McCammon of Wadsworth and John (Jodi) McCammon of Youngstown; seven grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren.

She will be greatly missed by all who knew and loved her.

Her husband, Earl McCammon, whom she married on March 17, 1951, died on March 12, 2012.

One daughter, Theresa A. McCammom; seven brothers, Francis, John ‘Jack’, George, Tom, William, James and Joseph O’Hara; four sisters, toddler Rita O’Hara, Grace McCammon, Alice Orosz and Mary Yakubec; A son-in-law, William Weiser, and a great-granddaughter also preceded Catherine in death.

Family and friends may gather to pay their respects on Wednesday, November 23, 2022 from 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. at St. Brendan Church, 2800 Oakwood Avenue, Youngstown, where at 1:00 p.m a Christian funeral service is celebrated

Burial will be in Austintown’s Resurrection Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, Catherine’s family suggests making memorial donations to the St. Brendan Memorial Fund or the Hospice of the Valley.

Catherine’s family offers a special thank you to Shepherd of the Valley in Poland and the hospice
of the Valley in Boardman for showing kindness and caring for Catherine during her illness.

The arrangements were entrusted to the Kinnick Funeral Home in Youngstown.

A TV tribute will air Tuesday, November 22 at the following approximate times: 5:17 am on WKBN, 8:39 am on FOX, 5:21 pm on WYTV, and 6:35 pm on MyYTV. The video will be posted here on the day it airs.