Catherine "Cathy" Burlo

Born in Gurney, WI on Apr 25, 1945

Died on Jan 28, 2008 and resided in Town of Union, WI

Catherine A. "Cathy" Burlo 62, Town of Union, formerly of Allouez, died unexpectedly Monday, Jan. 28, 2008 at her home, peacefully. She was born April 25, 1945 in Gurney, WI to the late George and Edith (Cook) Youngs. Cathy graduated from Saxon High School and then married the love of her life, Richard Burlo on May 4, 1963 in Saxon, WI. Together, they had a wonderful and loving life raising their daughters. Cathy loved to learn and to be around children. She later attended NWTC for computer programming, worked in the Green Bay School System and the insurance industry. Her patience and love of children led her to being a Girl Scout Leader, tutoring and reading to children with special needs, and being involved with her grandchildren. Cathy´s grandchildren were the pride and joy of her life, as well as her companion puppies Lucky and Bandit. She loved family vacations, shopping, and Dad´s watergarden. Love for her husband and family was most important to Cathy. She is survived by her loving husband Richard (Dick) and their four daughters, Diane (Mike) Engels, Casco; Darlene Demro, Kimberly; Lori (Brian) Burroughs, Green Bay; Gayle (Dan) Frase, Centennial, CO; 7 grandchildren: Lucas, Travis and Ariana Engels; Tyler and Brittany Demro; Kyrsten and Danielle Burroughs. She is also survived by 4 sisters: Jean Brandis, Saxon, WI; Charlotte (Bill) Galarno, Gurney, WI; Betty (Bob) Larson, Mercer; Babe Soffietti, Duluth; 3 sisters-in-law Lily Youngs, Hurley; Phyllis (Ron) Hautala, Mullan, ID; Joan (Eugene) Luoma, Saxon, WI; 1 brother-in-law Bob Soffietti, Ironwood, MI; many loving nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her brother Jim Youngs and brother-in-law Ed Brandis. Friends may call at the Proko-Wall Funeral Home, 1630 E. Mason St. from 4 to 7 p.m. Friday and after 9:30 a.m. Saturday until the time of service. Funeral service 11 a.m. Saturday at the funeral home with Rev. Robert Laubenstein officiating. Entombment at the Allouez Chapel Mausoleum. Online condolences may be sent to Cathy´s family at www.prokowall.com In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Catherine Burlo memorial fund.

Visitation: Friday Feb 1, 2008, 4 to 7 pm at Proko-Wall Funeral Home

Service: Saturday Feb 2, 2008, 11 am at Proko-Wall Funeral Home

Visitation: Saturday Feb 2, 2008, 9:30 to 11 am at Proko-Wall Funeral Home

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