Catalina Perez
Catalina Perez
  • December 6, 1942 - March 1, 2017
  • Moulton, Texas

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Catalina (Cathy) Perez was born December 6th, 1942 in Shiner, TX. She's the daughter of Marcial Sanchez and Inez Hernandez Sanchez. She married her sweetheart Willie Perez of Moulton on October 6th, 1961. Cathy was a loving wife, mother and grandmother.

She and her husband loved to travel with the family and later with their close friends. Cathy loved the holidays and any excuse to cook, decorate and entertain at home. She enjoyed cooking at the Jamboree and competing against her sons. Her home was always open to friends and family. She never met a stranger and she enjoyed life to the fullest. She created many memories and shared many laughs.

Cathy was active in the community and retired after 42 years at South Star Bank where she earned the title of Vice President as a Compliance Officer. She was a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church, served a term as Vice President of I-10 Corridor, served one year as the Secretary/Treasurer of the Central Texas Bankers Association and she was a member of the Catholic Daughters of America. She also assisted her husband as a bookkeeper for Perez Painting.

She was preceded in death by her husband, parents and her brother Carlos. She is survived by her children: Christopher (Sheila), Thomas (Donna), Michael (Jill) and her grandchildren: Dominic, Ian, Nicholas, Hannah, Desmond & Kyle.

Her family extends heartfelt thanks to all who aided her and especially to her "Angels on Earth" Lorrie and Michael Janecek and Gregory Hirsch for all of their assistance, friendship and compassion.

Pallbearers: Michael Janecek, Gregory Hirsch, Dominic Perez, Nicholas Perez, Ian Perez and Desmond Foster.

Visitation is scheduled for Sunday, March 5, 2017 at 10:00 am at Smith Funeral Home Chapel. Rosary will follow at 5:30pm at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Moulton, Funeral Mass will be Monday, March 6, 2017 at 1:00pm at St. Joseph Catholic Church Moulton. Burial will follow at the St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery.
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Smith Funeral Home- 404 West Bobkat Drive Moulton, TX 78941 - Phone# 361-596-4631