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Catherine T. Caswell

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“i know this is kinda late but i couldnt get to a computer til now to all the family it was an honor to take care of memom she was a wonderful lady...Read More »
1 of 27 | Posted by: melissa - glendora, NJ

“To the Caswell Family I was sorry to hear about your loss. Your mother was a wonderful person. I will miss seeing her at the 401 building while...Read More »
2 of 27 | Posted by: Jeanette Vollmer - Bridgeport, NJ

“Dear Mary and Family, I just heard about your Mom and I wanted you to know how teribly sorry I am. Your Mom was a great lady. Jeannie ”
3 of 27 | Posted by: jeannie flynn - margate, NJ

“Don: We are so sorry to hear about the loss of your Mom. Our thoughts and prayers go out to you and your family at this most difficult time. ”
4 of 27 | Posted by: Jim and Patty Keller - NJ

“Mary Kate, Donnie, Timmy, Claire Ann and Mickey; I am so sorry I couldn't be there to say goodbye to Me-Mom in person. Wow! The memories I have...Read More »
5 of 27 | Posted by: Karyn Brown Seltzer - New Bern, NC

“My thoughts and prayers are with the whole Caswell Family...I remember taking all the kids to see Cass every Halloween, she always had a big smile...Read More »
6 of 27 | Posted by: Suzanne M. Briggs - woodstown, NJ

“To All the Caswells As you know I loved your Mom. She will be missed in a very dear way in my heart. I will hold her smile and her happy hellos(HI...Read More »
7 of 27 | Posted by: julie(smalley)parker - thorofare, NJ

8 of 27 | Posted by: CONNIE MERCER - NJ

“Dear Caswell Family, I am so sorry for your loss. MeMom was a wonderful woman, and she will be greatly missed. My prayers are with you....and Claire...Read More »
9 of 27 | Posted by: Margareta Marlowe - Philadelphia, PA

“Tim & Family, Sorry to hear about your mothers passing. My thoughts and prayers are with you in this time of sadness. Always remember the good...Read More »
10 of 27 | Posted by: Randy Harbeson - Gibbstown, NJ

“It's conforting to just how much my Mom was loved, by the way she was taken care of at Innova with her nurses ( Aquilla,Chirstina,Jennifer and...Read More »
11 of 27 | Posted by: Don Caswell - West Deptford, NJ

“Dear Mary K, Donny, Timmy, Claire, Mickey and families, I was so saddened to hear about your Mom's passing. She was a great lady with an infectious...Read More »
12 of 27 | Posted by: Kathy Murphy Force - Wesstville, NJ

“My memom was great lady. She loved everyone in her own special way. She was very special to me. i miss her dearly. Words cant really express what i'm...Read More »
13 of 27 | Posted by: Eric and Lauren Chestnut - NJ

“Mary, Don, Tim, Mickey and Claire, I am so sorry to hear about your mom's passing. I have great memories of Mrs. C. She is a wonderful person and...Read More »
14 of 27 | Posted by: Deborah Fisher - Gloucester, NJ

“To The Caswell Family, We are so sorry for your loss. In time the pain will lessen and you will smile again as you remember your mother and...Read More »
15 of 27 | Posted by: The Reillys - Woodbury Heights, NJ

“To the Caswell Family, Very sorry to hear of your mom 's passing. Our prayers are with you. Celebrate and remember all the great memories. ...Read More »
16 of 27 | Posted by: Jo Ann & George - National PArk, NJ

“Dear Marykate, Tim, Donny, Mickey and Claire and family I will miss your mom I remember growing up and always coming to your house on Elm St in the...Read More »
17 of 27 | Posted by: Mary Frances Hicks - philadelphia, PA

“Your family is in our thoughts and prayers during this most difficult time. God Bless you all. ”
18 of 27 | Posted by: Sue and Albie Hinkson - NJ

“I'm so sorry for your loss. She will truly be missed. ”
19 of 27 | Posted by: George O'Brien - New York, NY

“mommy my heart hurts. I will miss giving u big fat kisses right on the lips! I'm so glad you got to meet your great granddaughter Meghann. Isnt...Read More »
20 of 27 | Posted by: Claire Smith - National Park, NJ

“So sorry for your loss, my family always loved Mrs C. we all have great memories from when we were young and carefree. She's in heaven no doubt. God...Read More »
21 of 27 | Posted by: Theresa O;Brien-Marolt - NJ

“We are sorry for your loss. May happy memories help with your grieving and healing. Love, Sandy % JIm Rathof ”
22 of 27 | Posted by: Sandy & Jim Rathof - Westville, NJ

“Aunt Sue, Uncle Tom and family, We are so sorry to hear about Cass. I can still remember her laugh. She will be truly missed. Know that you are all...Read More »
23 of 27 | Posted by: Donna Auerswald - Las Vegas, NV

“Our thoughts and prayers go out to all of you. We hope you find comfort in knowing that your friends share in your sadness during this difficult...Read More »
24 of 27 | Posted by: Michele & John Myers - Westville, NJ

“To The Caswell Family, Our deepest sympathy to you all in the loss of your mom. What a surprise it was to us years ago when our daughter got your...Read More »
25 of 27 | Posted by: Linda Sims - Westville, NJ

“Mary,Donny,Timmy,Claire,Mickey and Family I am so sorry to here about the loss of you mom. My thoughts and prayers are with you all. ”
26 of 27 | Posted by: Judith Shields- McKinney - NJ

“To The Family of Cass, Our deepest sympathy for the loss of your mother and memaw. What a beautiful woman, her laughter will stay with us forever...Read More »
27 of 27 | Posted by: Rob & Nancy Miller - Westville, NJ

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Catherine T. Caswell, "Cassie" or "Me-Mom" (nee Kelly), 78, formerly of Westville on August 12, 2009.


Cassie Caswell was the ultimate hostess. She loved to host dinner parties and open houses. They might be at her home in Westville or in North Wildwood. Her spaghetti sauce on the 4th of July was famous – complete with secret ingredient (it's the beef bouillon cube). In quieter times, she enjoyed reading and knitting. On Sundays, Frank Sinatra would be playing in the background. Cassie was born in the Society Hill section of Philadelphia. She was the oldest of nine children of Edward and Katherine Kelly. When Cassie raised her children, she was an integral part of their activities. She was a fixture in the Westville Little League, Babe Ruth League, Cub Scout Pack 40 and the Gateway High PTA. Cassie was an Irish woman who enjoyed her beer. Her final beer was this year on her 78th birthday. Her love and spirit will be dearly missed but with us each and every day.


Cassie and her late husband, Donald Caswell were married for 40 years. She is survived by her children, Mary Kate (Steve) Vernacchio; Donald (Linda) Caswell; Timothy (Carla) Caswell; Claire (Ken) Smith and Michael (Katherine) Caswell. Grandmother of Eric (Lauren), Stephanie, Matthew, Deena, Lauren; Lindsay, Seth, Julie and McKenna. Great-grandmother of Meghann Chestnut. Sister of Rosemary Kelly, Claire (Don) Taylor, Edward Kelly, Jack Kelly, Suzanne (Tom) Schultz, Michael (Bobbi) Kelly and the late William Kelly and Marie D'Amico; sister-in-law of Dolores Kelly.

Farewell Service

Mass of Resurrection will be celebrated at 11:00 AM Tuesday in St. Margaret's RC Church 3rd & Beech Woodbury Hts., NJ. A viewing will begin at 9:30 AM in the church. At the conclusion of Mass, committal rites will be held at Harleigh Chapel, Camden. Private interment will take place in Eglington Cemetery. Memories may be shared by clicking on the "Share A Memory" icon Donations may be made to St. John of God Community 1145 Delsea Drive Westville Grove, NJ 08093.

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