Catherine Mary Bowser, 67, of Natrona, passed away unexpectedly Saturday, February 11, 2023 at Allegheny Valley Hospital Emergency Room, Natrona Heights. She was born on January 18, 1956, in Natrona Heights, the oldest daughter of the late Edward J. And Virginia I. (Grossman) Wygonik.
Catherine was a homemaker who always put her family first. She loved decorating the house for every holiday and preparing the most delicious meals. Catherine mastered the world of desserts, surprisingly finding any excuse to always have a treat available for her family. She also was the accountant and secretary for her husband’s self-owned business, Dave’s Window Cleaning. She was a graduate of Highlands High School Class of 1974 and attended Indiana University of Pennsylvania.
Catherine was a member of Guardian Angel Parish, Our Lady of the Most Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church. She enjoyed watching game shows, her afternoon soap operas, playing cards and dice, building puzzles, and crocheting, but she especially enjoyed spending time with her family.
Survivors include her husband of 45 years, David E. Bowser, of Natrona, two children, David M. (Kelly) Bowser of Ellwood City and Jennifer M. (Todd) Conocchia of Natrona Heights. She had four beautiful grandchildren, Jacob Conocchia, Matthew, Daniel and Lily Bowser. Also surviving are six brothers and sisters, including her Irish twin sister, Cecilia Wygonik of Brackenridge, Edward (Laurie) Wygonik of Natrona Heights, Martin (Crystal) Wygonik of Waynesburg, Carol Wygonik of Natrona Heights, Paul (Rebecca) Wygonik of Tarentum, David (Heather) Wygonik of Natrona Heights and ten nieces and nephews.
Relatives and friends will be received on Thursday, February 16, 2023 from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. and 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. in the Paul R. Ajak Funeral Home, 2 Pine Street, Natrona, PA 15065 where parting prayers will be held on Friday at 9:30 a.m. Mass of Christian Burial will follow at 10:00 a.m. Friday in Most Blessed Sacrament Campus with Rev. John B. Lendvai, Pastor, as celebrant. Burial will follow in Our Lady of Hope Cemetery, Frazer Township.