Catherine Moody

June 24, 2014

By Contributor

Catherine (Cathie) Moody, of Redmond, peacefully passed away on June 8, 2014, at the age of 96 in Kirkland.

Cathie was born Nov. 15, 1917, in San Antonio, Texas, to Tom and Catherine Hurley. She married her husband Alf Moody in 1942, and the two of them eventually settled in Seattle with their three kids in 1952.

Catherine Moody

Catherine Moody

Cathie was a dedicated wife, mother and grandmother who also focused on giving back to her community. She was an active member of the League of Women Voters of Lake Washington East for more than 50 years. Cathie also served as president of the Residents’ Council at the Emerald Heights Retirement Community.

She enjoyed traveling to different parts of the world and watching sports, especially her alma mater U.C. Berkeley’s football team.

Cathie is survived by her three children, Anne Dumond (Bill), of Redmond, Tom Moody, of Burlington, and Maryl Foster (Tom), of Issaquah. She is also survived by four grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.

Cathie was preceded in death by her husband Alf.

In lieu of flowers, please donate in Cathie’s name to The Nature Conservancy or The Emerald Heights Benevolence Fund.

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