Catherine was born in Bethlehem, Pa. on June 30, 1960 the daughter of George H. Funk and Robyn Flickinger Funk.
She was an honors graduate of Troy High School class of 1978. Catherine attended Lehigh University for a year and was a graduate of Mansfield University where she received her degree in accounting.
Catherine worked at various locations in the area and was employed by Total Tax Service and by County Office Supply at the time of her passing.
She inherited her “green thumb” from her father as she loved gardening, growing flowers and caring for her dogs.
Catherine is survived by her mother, Robyn Funk of Towanda, sister, Dr. Cynthia Johnson and husband, Scott of Towanda, brother, Robert Funk of New York, niece, Riley Johnson of Towanda, nephews, Evan Michael Johnson of Towanda, John and James Funk of New York, several cousins and many friends.
She was preceded in death by her son, Martin A. Tefertiller on June 27, 2006 and father, George H. Funk on August 24, 2002.
A memorial service was held March 17 at the Maryott-Bowen Funeral Home Towanda, Pa. \
. The family suggests that contributions may be directed to the Bradford County Humane Society, PO Box 179, Ulster, Pa. 18850 or to a charity or organization of one’s choice in Catherine’s memory. Memories and condolences may be expressed by visiting www.bowenfuneralhomes.com.