Catherine M. Perna

  • Born: June 26, 1932
  • Died: December 23, 2020
  • Location: Darby, Pennsylvania

Cavanagh Family Funeral Home

301 Chester Pike
Norwood, PA 19074

Tel. (610) 532-3120

Tribute & Message From The Family

Catherine M. Perna (nee Bayer) age 88, passed away on December 23, 2020, at Little Flower Manor. Beloved wife of the late Fiore L. Perna. Loving mother of Catherine Perna Schwarzman, Suzanne Perna Fields (William) and Fiore Perna (Maria). Also survived by one granddaughter Stephanie Powell, one grandson Anthony, 1 great-grandson Dustin, her brother in law Alphonso Perna and many nieces and nephews. Catherine enjoyed spending time with her family, listening to music and dancing. Relatives and friends are invited to attend her funeral on Wednesday from 10 am until 10:45 am at the Church of St. Gabriel, Mohawk Ave., Norwood. Followed by her funeral Mass at 11 am. All attending the Mass are required to wear a face mask and observe social distancing. Int Saints Peter and Paul cemetery. For those unable to attend, funeral mass will live streamed around 11 am at


Condolence & Memory Journal

You were a Beautiful Women Inside and out, you will always be in are Hearts

Posted by Fiore Perna - Folcroft, PA - Family   December 31, 2020

My deepest sympathy to the (Bayer) Perna Families for the loss of your loved one, Catherine, and pray God gives you comfort, peace and strength.

Posted by JW/JKH    December 28, 2020

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