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Catherine E. 'Kitty' (Donnelly) Choquette

Born: Mon., Aug. 11, 1930
Died: Wed., Apr. 13, 2016


4:00 PM to 7:00 PM, Fri., Apr. 15, 2016
Location: LaRobardiere
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10:00 AM Sat., Apr. 16, 2016
Location: LaRobardiere
Funeral Home, Inc.

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Camden- Catherine Elizabeth ‘Kitty’ Choquette 85, of State Rt. 69 passed away at her home Wednesday April 13, 2016 after a lengthy illness. She was born in Utica, NY a daughter of Francis & Alice Bernhart Donnelly on Aug 11, 1930. Catherine was a graduate of Utica Catholic Academy and a member of the U.C.A. Alumni Assoc., On Oct 8, 1949 she married the love of her life, George F. Choquette in the Historical  St. John’s Church, Utica, NY. Mr. Choquette passed away May 22, 2006. Kitty previously worked for the former Farnsworth Envelope Co., Camden Drugs (Medicine Shoppe) and more recently Camden Eyecare.
Surviving are four daughters, Deborah & Stephen Christmas, Kathyann & Ronald Poulin all of Camden, NY,  Georgeann & Paul Emper, Jewell, NY and Michelle Ann Porter, Camden, one son Michael & Nancy Choquette, Camden, NY 12 grandchildren and 11 great grandchildren and several nieces & nephews. She was predeceased by an infant brother, Donald Donnelly.
Funeral services will be held 10:00am Saturday from LaRobardiere Funeral Home, Inc., Camden, NY. Interment St. John’s Cemetery. Calling hours will be held Friday from 4-7 pm at the funeral home, 109 Main Street. Memorial contributions may be made to the Rome Humane Society in lieu of flowers.

Charitable donations may be made in Catherine's memory to the following organization:

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David and Anita Phelps Spainhower
   Posted Wed April 13, 2016
To the Choquette Family. David and I extend our condolences on the loss of your loved one. I am a classmate and cousin of Marilyn Yager Choquette and also worked with Georganne Emper at Griffiss. We are holding you all in our thoughts and prayers. God Bless you all! Anita and David Spainhower

Bonnie Burgy
   Posted Thu April 14, 2016
I am so sorry to hear of Kitty's passing. My condolences to the family.

Donald & Shelly Matthews
   Posted Thu April 14, 2016
Our deepest condolences to all the family. She was a wonderful person.

Pat (Hannon) Hamner
   Posted Thu April 14, 2016
So sorry to hear that Kitty has passed. She was a wonderful person. Always so friendly. My mother Betty Hannon thought the world of her. They had worked together, and also bowled together for years.
She will be missed.

Condolences to her family.

Marie Abess
   Posted Thu April 14, 2016
So sorry for your loss.

Marie Abess

Margaret Dow
   Posted Thu April 14, 2016
Mike and Nancy. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your entire family at this time. She was a lovely lady and always had a smile for you.

David walker
   Posted Thu April 14, 2016
So sorry to here of your loss,what a GREAT lady.

Billy Van Pelt
   Posted Thu April 14, 2016
My heartfelt condolences and sympathy to the Choquette family. Kitty was a very important part of my life as a child growing up. Rest in peace sweet lady.

Barbara (Gillespie) Crist
   Posted Fri April 15, 2016
to the family,

My thoughts are with you all. I often think of the neighborhood we grew up in. I think it was the best in Camden. Kitty was a part of those wonderful memories.

Barb Gillespie Crist

Charlotte O'Neil Kowalski
   Posted Fri April 15, 2016
I am so sorry to hear that Kitty has passed. She was such a great person with a wonderful dry sense of humor. And, always a smile. Regards to the family.

Ida Olmstead-Fox
   Posted Sat April 16, 2016
I am so sorry to hear about the passing of your Mom. Kitty and my Mom, Connie Olmstead-Fauser, were good friends. They worked together at Farnsworth's.

Our prayers are with you and your family. RIP Kitty

Ida & Buck Fox

Martha Watson
   Posted Mon April 18, 2016
Mike, I am so sorry to hear about your mother. My deepest sympathy to you and Nancy, your children, and your other family members. Wishing you all the comfort and peace that good memories can bring.

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