Catherine Shubert of Spirit Lane, Mill City died at her home on Wednesday. May 22, 2013. She was born in Wilkes Barre on September 18, 1939 daughter of the late Franklin and Catherine Adamitis Thomas.
Catherine was a graduate of Newport Township High School, attended an Extension Villanova University while living at Mt. Alvernia Convent in Reading. She was a member of St. Marys of the Lake Roman Catholic Church and its Altar & Society. Prior to her retirement she was employed at the Veterans Administration and the Internal Revenue Service.
She was preceded in death by her Husband Edward Shubert, brothers Franklin Jr., George, Clem, James and Joe Thomas, sisters Mary Hennings, Clara Vandevelde, Caroline Fick and baby sister Catherine Thomas.
Surviving are sons Edward J. Shubert of Glen Mills, Pa., Joe Shubert of Belton, SC, grandchildren William, Angelina and Mitchell Shubert, brothers Charles Thomas, Lake Ariel, Eugene Thomas, Taylor, Thomas Thomas, Patterson, Md., sister Patricia Thomas, Bradenton, Fla..
Funeral services will be held on Saturday at 10 am from St. Marys of the Lake Roman Catholic Church. Interment will be in Fairview Cemetery Lake Winola. Friends may call at the church from 9 am until the time of service. Arrangements, by the Sheldon-Kukuchka Funeral Home Inc., 73 W. Tioga St. Tunkhannock. On line condolences may be sent to the family at www.sheldonkukuchkafuneralhome.com