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Catherine Ballard dies at 94

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Catherine E. Ballard, 94, of Naples, Fla., formerly of Chesterton, passed away peacefully January 1, 2008.

She was born March 10, 1913 in Chesterton, moved to Largo, Fla. in 1978 and to Naples, Fla. in 2002.

She is survived by a daughter, Lynn Miars; son-in-law, Grady; and grandson, Grady Jr., all of Naples, Fla.; a sister, Mary VanLoon of Prescott, Ariz.; and numerous nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her husbands, Fred Hoffman and Russell Ballard.

A memorial Mass will be held at St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church on Saturday, January 5, at 9 a.m.

Arrangements were made by National Cremation Society, 239-995-1113.


Posted 1/4/2008