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Catherine Benedict



Nov 23, 1999

Services will be noon Saturday at St. Ignatius Catholic Church for Catherine Mary Benedict, 40, who died Tuesday at her home.Burial will follow in the church cemetery.Friends may call from 4 to 8 p.m. Friday and from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. Saturday at the Dingmann Funeral Care Chapel. A prayer service will be 7:30 p.m. Friday at the funeral chapel in Annandale.Catherine Benedict was born in Jersey City, N.J. to Walter and Stella (Sorokapud) Polchowne. She married Robert Lee Benedict on April 18, 1985, in Minneapolis. She was a health unit coordinator at Methodist Hospital, St. Louis Park, from 1985 to 1996. She lived in Minnetonka and Asbury Park, N.J., before she moved to Annandale in 1989. She was a member of St. Ignatius Catholic Church, Council of Catholic Women, Regnum Christi, and Familia. Survivors include her husband; sons, Matthew Robert and Gregory Alan, at home; mother, Stella Polchowne of Brick, N.J.; sisters and brothers, Helen of Brick, N.J., Stella Mazariegos of Newburgh, N.Y., Theresa Rosas of Westbrookville, N.Y., Mary Kopchak of Central Valley, N.Y., Walter of St. Paul and John of Redlands, Calif.She was preceded in death by an infant brother, Joseph.