Catherine Paytas

Catherine Paytas

Monday, July 30th, 1928 Thursday, May 21st, 2020

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Obituary for Catherine E. "Trink" Paytas (Catherine Skillen)

Catherine ( “Trink”)

age 91,
of McCandless PA

Passed away peacefully on ThursdayMay 21, 2020. Trink wasborn in July of 1928 in Pittsburgh PA toparentsFrancis Xavier Skillen and Catherine Holleran Skillen. Trink was preceded in death by her three siblings, James John Skillen, Patricia Dexterand Francis Edward Skillen. She was married to the late, Edward Daniel Paytas in 1947 and had seven children:
Daniel ( Liz ) Paytas, Lynne O’Connor, ( the late ) Dennis ( Debbie ) Paytas, Kenneth( Josephine) Paytas, ( the late ) Eddie Paytas, Lisa Paytas and Katie ( Rich ) Kraus. She was alsothe proud grandmother of seven grandchildren; Heather Paytas, Valarie ( Jeff Penz ) Panei,
Tyler ( Kait Ross ) Paytas,Treven ( Heather ) Kraus,Jorden ( Summer ) Kraus, Brendan and Bridget Paytas; and seven great grandchildren, Hannah, Jackson, Jameson, McKenzie, Stella, Roman and Ruby.

Trink’s talents were many, she was a devoted mother, wife, grandmother/ great grandmother and loyal friend. She had an unmatched wit and humor to her and excelled at one liners. She enjoyed hosting holiday dinners at her home and loved baking cookies. She was a devout Catholic and attended mass regularly at St. Alexis church in Wexford, PA. Trink was a supporter on the Little Sisters of the Poor, St Vincent DePaul and other charities. Her legacy will forever be in the hearts and minds of those she interacted with and cared for. Mass and service information to follow.

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Lesley Dexter Straw

Rest In Peace Skillen Family: Frank, Catherine, Trink, Patty, Finn and are forever in my heart...Love, Lesley Dexter Straw
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