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03-29-2004, 05:19 AM
Catherine Sebastinelli, 84, passed away March 26, 2004, in Pueblo. She was born November 1, 1919, in Rugby, Colo. She was a graduate of Aguilar High School.

She is preceded in death by her soulmate and husband of 42 years, Tony, on May 10, 1986.

She was a member of St. Ignacias Parish of Segundo for over 60 years and served as an Eucharistic Minister. She made her home at Sharmar Village Care Center in Pueblo for the past 2 1/2 years.

She is survived by her daughters: Mary Jane and Piff Vigil, Pueblo and Sharon and Kelly Vecellio, Fruita, Colo.; grandchildren: Joyce Vigil and Bill Martinez, Pueblo, Karri Vecellio, Fruita and Shawn and Nicole Vecellio, Loveland; great grandchildren: Anthony Vigil-Martinez, Kymberly and Aubree Budicky; sisters/brothers: Ann Ratkovich, Pueblo, Elizabeth DeCarolis, Trinidad, Frank Ratkovich, Depew, N.Y. and John Ratkovich, Lakewood; special nieces: Godchild Pat Salbato, Bernadine Geiger and Bernadette Cappellucci, all of Pueblo; many other nieces, nephews, relatives and her family at the Sharmar Village Care Center also survive.

Visitation will be Tuesday, March 30, 2004 from 2 - 6 p.m. A Rosary will be held Wednesday, March 31 at 11 a.m. at the Mullare-Murphy Funeral Home. A Funeral Mass will be at 1 p.m. at Holy Trinity Catholic Church with Fr. Thomas Melancon, S.J. as the celebrant. Interment will be at Trinidad Catholic Cemetery.

Pallbearers will be Wayne Cappellucci, Dustin Cappellucci, Clay Hall, Ron Genova, Roy Hockman and Jason Salbato.

Memorial requested to be made in Catherine's name to the Sharmar Village Care Center, 1201 W. Abriendo Ave., Pueblo, Colo. 81004 or through the funeral home.

The family of Catherine Sebastinelli has entrusted arrangements to the Mullare-Murphy Funeral Home.