Catharina J. “Cathy” Bartelink

June 05, 1934 ‒ April 29, 2001

Mansfield, Ohio

MANSFIELD: Catharina J. “Cathy” Bartelink, age 66, of 140 Creston Road, Mansfield, died Sunday evening April 29, 2001 in Galion Community Hospital following a short illness.

Cathy was born June 5, 1934 in Haelen, The Netherlands, to Jacobus R. & Elizabeth Anna Sassen Schreurs, and had lived in Mansfield the past eight years.

A homemaker, she was a member of Resurrection Parish Catholic Church, was an active volunteer for the Galion Community Hospital gift shop, and enjoyed knitting and crocheting blankets for the elderly as well as caps for babies.

A loving wife, mother and grandmother, she is survived by her husband Walter A. Bartelink whom she married October 6, 1956; a daughter & son-in-law Elizabeth “Liz” & John Rohrer of Denver, CO; a granddaughter Karli Rohrer of Denver, CO; three sisters Gerda Schreurs and Jean Baini both of Holland and Eggie Jansen of Bristol, IN; five nieces and three nephews.

In addition to her parents, a brother Leo Schreurs preceded her in death.

A funeral mass will be celebrated Friday May 4, 2001 at noon in Resurrection Parish, 2600 Lexington Avenue, celebrated by the Rev. Father Stanley Szybka. The family will receive friends in the church fellowship hall following the funeral mass. The Lexington Avenue Snyder Funeral Home is in charge of funeral arrangements.

Memorial contributions to the American Cancer Society may be made through the funeral home.