Katherine Schad
Katherine Schad

Obituary of Katherine Schad

Katherine H. “Cathy” Payne Schad, age 85, of Aston, PA, formerly of Media, PA, and Shelter Island, NY, died peacefully on Sunday, June 17, 2018, surrounded by her loving family.  She was a graduate of Media High School, Class of 1950.  Cathy was a longtime member of Mt. Hope United Methodist Church, Aston, PA. Cathy was a bookkeeper for the family business, Schad's Milk Express, Aston, PA, for more than 25 years.   She enjoyed crocheting, crossword puzzles and watching birds, especially her favorite, the Cardinal.  Cathy loved decorating her home for every holiday.  Most of all, she was devoted to her home and her family.


Daughter of the late Jack and Dorothy (Northrop) Payne; sister of the late Jacqueline Payne Lloyd.



Loving Husband of 64 Years: Ralph E. Schad

Children: Wendy Schad Fooks (Rich), Donald Schad, Robin Schad Powell (Jim)

Granddaughter: Rebekah Powell (Kyle Pedrick)

Sister: Marion Payne Anderson (Paul)

Niece: Karen Payne Barbour

Nephews: David Anderson and Stephen Anderson

Also survived by great nieces and great nephews



Funeral Service: Friday, June 22, 2018, at 11:00AM at the Minshall Shropshire-Bleyler Funeral Home, Ltd., Middletown (Rte. #352) & Knowlton Rds., Middletown Twp., Media, PA 19063.


Visitation: Friday, June 22, 2018 after 10:00AM at the funeral home.


Interment: Mt. Hope Cemetery.


In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to: Mt. Hope United Methodist Church, 4020 Concord Rd., Aston, PA 19014.


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