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Catherine A. "Cathe" Casperson, 68, of Countryside Lane, died at 11:04 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 30, 2012, at Silver Oaks Health Campus.
Catherine was a certified credentials specialist at Columbus Regional Hospital. She was a member of Columbus Herb Club, completed certification to become a Master Gardener and played Bunco monthly with her friends.
Funeral Mass will be conducted at 1 p.m. Tuesday at St. Bartholomew Catholic Church with Father Clem Davis officiating. Calling will be from 10 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. Tuesday at Jewell-Rittman Family Funeral Home. Burial will be at Garland Brook Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Susan G. Komen Foundation, Central Indiana Affiliate, 3500 DePauw Blvd., Suite 2070, Indianapolis, IN 46268.
The daughter of Richard Thor Pawlowski and Anna Rita Stemley Pawlowski, Catherine was born July 19, 1944, in Arkansas, but grew up in Michigan.
She is survived by daughters, Anne Genevieve (Jason) Spicer, Greenwood, IN, and Nicole Catherine Casperson, Columbus; a brother, Richard Pawlowski, Waterford, MI; a sister, Margaret (Michael) Brannigan, West Bloomfied, MI; and grandchildren, Connor and Grayson Spicer.
She was preceded in death by her parents; a brother, Michael Pawlowski; and a sister, Lori Shorter.
You may view her video tribute after 10 a.m. Tuesday, light a virtual candle and send a message to the family via the internet at