Catherine Leary |

Catherine Leary

Private services are planned for Catherine Leary of Grass Valley.

Mrs. Leary died Sunday, June 6. She was 82.

She was born June 15, 1920, in Nevada City.

Ms. Leary worked as a bookkeeper for Looser Company Realty in Grass Valley. She attended Nevada City High School and Mount Saint Mary’s Business School.

She was married on May 30, 1943, in Nevada City.

A San Francisco Giants fan, Mrs. Leary also enjoyed car racing, crossword puzzles and square dancing.

She is survived by her husband, Gordon Leary, and her son and daughter-in-law, Robert and Winifred Leary of Grass Valley. She was preceded in death by her parents, Catherine and Rutherfred Stephens; and three brothers, Jim, Harry, and Rutherfred Stephens.

Memorial contributions can be made to Hospice of the Foothills and arrangements are under the direction of Hooper and Weaver Mortuary.

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