Catherine Schaberg, 70, nursing supervisor, Lions secretary

Catherine Schaberg, 70, of Ridgefield, passed away at Stamford Hospital on January 19, 2013.

Daughter of Charles and Bernice Costa, deceased, of Detroit, Michigan, she is survived by her two sisters, Ellen (David), Patricia (Charles), of Syracuse, NY., four brothers, Michael (Anne) of Syracuse, John (Kathleen) of San Diego, CA, Lou (Sharon) of Mt. Vernon, IL and Mark (Kathleen) of Murphysboro, IL, 14 nieces and nephews, and 11 great nieces and nephews.

Catherine was a graduate of the Mercy Hospital School of Nursing in Scranton PA. She joined the nursing staff at Stamford Hospital in the summer of 1963 and served in many capacities, among them manager of the Intensive Care Unit, the Critical Care Unit and night supervisor until her retirement in 2006.

She recently served as secretary of the Ridgefield Lions Club.

The family will be preparing a memorial to honor Catherine in Michigan later this year.

Donations in lieu of flowers may be made to: The Ridgefield Lions Club, PO Box 77, Ridgefield, CT 06877.

Kane Funeral Home, 25 Catoonah Street, is in charge of arrangements.