Cathy Pietrusiak

Obituary for Cathy Pietrusiak

October 4, 1945 - July 23, 2018
Aurora, Illinois | Age 72


Catherine F. "Cathy" Pietrusiak, 72, of Aurora, passed away peacefully surrounded by her loved ones on Monday, July 23, 2018 at her home. She was born on October 4, 1945 in Chicago, IL the daughter of the late John T. and Cecilia (Hoban) Flavin.

Cathy graduated from Nazareth Academy in LaGrange Park, IL, Mundelein College and earned her Nursing Degree from Waubonsee Community College. She retired after 20 years from Mercy Center in Aurora. Cathy was a member of Holy Angels Church.

Survivors include her husband of 48 years, Bob; her son, Eric; her brothers, Dennis (Pamela) Flavin of Rhode Island and Thomas (Elizabeth) Flavin of Maryland; her mother-in-law, Rose M. Pietrusiak of Chicago; her brothers-in-law, Jerome (Barbara) Pietrusiak of Westchester, IL and Richard (Terri) Pietrusiak of Olympia, WA; her nephews, Sean (Claire) Flavin, Tobin (Mollie) Flavin, Simon (Michelle) Flavin and Paul Pietrusiak and her nieces, Zoe (Matt) Sundstrom, Dana Pietrusiak, Leah Pietrusiak, Christina Flavin and Kate Flavin.

Cathy was preceded in death by her parents and her father-in-law, Wally Pietrusiak.

Visitation will be held on August 7, 2018 from 4- 8 P.M. at The Healy Chapel, 332 W. Downer Place, Aurora, IL. She will be lying in state on August 8, 2018 from 9 A.M. until the mass at 10 A.M. at Holy Angels Church, corner of Lancaster and Hardin, Aurora, IL 60506.

Memorials may be directed to the Northwestern Medicine Kovler Organ Transplantation Center, 676 N. St. Clair, 19th Floor, Chicago, IL 60611.

Suggested Memorial Donations

  • NW Medicine Kovler Organ Transplantation Center
    676 N. St. Clair 19th Floor
    Chicago, IL 60611

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Aurora, IL 60506
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