Ernest Cattani

January 14, 1934 - September 19, 2021
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Ernest L. Cattani, age 87, a lifetime resident of Tuscarawas, Ohio passed away Sunday morning, September 19, 2021 in Park Village Skilled Nursing Care at Dover following a period of declining health.

Born in Uhrichsville, on January 14, 1934, Ernest was the son of the late Pete E. and Frances (Endrizzi) Cattani. He …

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Ernest L. Cattani, age 87, a lifetime resident of Tuscarawas, Ohio passed away Sunday morning, September 19, 2021 in Park Village Skilled Nursing Care at Dover following a period of declining health.

Born in Uhrichsville, on January 14, 1934, Ernest was the son of the late Pete E. and Frances (Endrizzi) Cattani. He was a graduate of the former Tuscarawas Warwick High School. After High School he served in the US Army for 4 years as a Medical Corpsman. He then began his career and retired from Superior Clay.

In his free time Ernest was a past member of the Loyal Order of Moose Lodge 740 in Uhrichsville and an avid Cleveland Indians, Ohio State and Cleveland Browns fan. He was also a member of the Tuscarawas County Senior Center and a devoted member of St. James Lutheran Church and its Men’s Group.

Ernest is survived by a sister, Irene Walker, of Columbus and 9 nieces and nephews along with numerous great nieces and nephews.

In addition to his parents, Ernest was preceded in death by a brother, Gilbert Cattani, and four sisters, Alice Cattani, Anna Poletti, Clara Schwendiman, Sylvia Curran and a nephew Jerry Walker.

The family will greet guests on Friday, October 1, 2021 from 1:00 to 2:00pm in the Linn-Hert-Geib Funeral Home at New Philadelphia where Rev. A. Wallace Anderson will lead a 2:00pm service celebrating Ernest’s life. Burial will follow in the St. James Lutheran Church Cemetery at Tuscarawas where the New Philadelphia VFW Post 1445 will provide military honors.

Memorial contributions may be made in Ernest’s name to St. James Lutheran Church, PO Box 336 Tuscarawas, OH 44682. The family would like to thank the staff of both Community Hospice and Park Village for the excellent care and kindness that they provided to Ernest.

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Visitation Information

Date: Friday, October 1, 2021

Time: 1:00 pm

End Time: 2:00 pm

Linn-Hert-Geib Funeral Home & Crematory

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116 Second Street NE, NEW PHILADELPHIA, OH, 44663

Service Information

Date: Friday, October 1, 2021

Time: 2:00 pm

Linn-Hert-Geib Funeral Home & Crematory

Address:

116 Second Street NE, NEW PHILADELPHIA, OH, 44663

Cemetery Information

Date: Friday, October 1, 2021

St. James Lutheran Church Cemetery

Address:

215 Church Street, TUSCARAWAS, OH, 44682

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St. James Lutheran Church

PO Box 336
Tuscarawas, Ohio 44682

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Born: January 14, 1934
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Geib Funeral Home & Crematory

On behalf of the Geib Family and Staff, we offer our most sincere sympathy for your loss. We are honored to have been called upon to serve your family.

 

April and Gary Stull posted on 9/28/21

Uncle Ernie, We will miss you kind smile and gentle nature. You were the person we all strive to be. You will be missed

 

Susie Brock posted on 9/25/21

For Sandy, David & Lee, Michele & Ryan, Andrew and Jeremy, Chad & Vanessa and Scarlet and Gwendolyn, Just want to express how very sorry I am for the loss your Uncle Ernie. I so enjoyed knowing him. He was such a great gentleman! You all are in my loving thoughts and prayers. Love Susie

 

G posted on 9/24/21

Rest In Peace in your Heavenly home.

 

Cheryl J Skinner Tri-State Military Museum posted on 9/24/21

May the love of God surround you and your family during this difficult time, May you come to know that the love of God is with you always, May your memories of Ernest L. Cattani, give you peace, comfort and strength… Rest now in the arms of our Lord your mission on earth is complete. I thank you for your service to our Country and my Freedom. You will not be forgotten. My thoughts and prayers to the family of …. US Army Veteran, Ernest L. Cattani, is “A True American Hero” God Bless† † Greater love hath no man than this, that a man lay down his life for his friends. John 15:13 †

 

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