Catherine C. Crowley

Catherine C. "Kay" Crowley, of Wilmington, DE, passed away peacefully at the age of 82 at Christiana Hospital on Tuesday morning, December 12, 2017. Born in West Grove, PA on April 10, 1935, Catherine was the daughter of the late Alfonso and Rose (Molinaro) Carosi. Catherine, better known as "Kay" by her loved ones, cherished spending time with her family.

Kay worked as an executive secretary in Wilmington, and then later as the Office Manager at Crowley Wealth Management for over 20 years. She was a resident at Sherwood Park II and a parishioner at St. John the Beloved for over 53 years. In her free time, Kay enjoyed cooking, listening to music, and dancing. She loved hosting family events and she always served her famous braciole.

Known as "Nana" by her grandchildren, family was her number one priority. Nana rarely missed her grandchildren's sporting events and school related activities. Nana truly loved her family and will be greatly missed by all.

Kay was predeceased by her loving husband of 53 years, Frederick J. Crowley, Sr. "Lucky." She is now reunited with her husband and God in heaven. She is survived by her sons Frederick J. Crowley, Jr. (Debi Jay) and Robert A. Crowley (Mary); grandchildren, Michael Crowley (Amanda), Shannon Dalle Pazze (Mark), Joseph Crowley, Robert Crowley (Kelly), James Crowley, Dallas Crowley, and Dakota Crowley; great grandchildren, Malakye Crowley, MacKenzie Crowley, Michael Crowley, Jr., and Melanie Crowley; her sister Rose Marie (Carosi) McNair; her nephews and their wives, John McNair (Lisa), and Kevin McNair (Marci); her grandniece Lauren McNair and grandnephew Kevin McNair, Jr.

Friends and family are invited to visitation on Monday, December 18th, between 6-8 pm at the MEALEY FUNERAL HOME, Limestone and Milltown Roads, Wilmington, DE. Mass of Christian Burial will be on Tuesday morning at 10 am at St. John The Beloved Church, 907 Milltown Road, Wilmington, DE. Interment will follow at St. Patrick's Cemetery in Kennett Square, PA.


Submitted by Linda Boulanger on
I only knew Miss Kay and her family for a very short time while she was staying at Sunrise Senior Living. My deepest sympathies to the family. My thoughts and prayers are with you all.

Submitted by Sacramenta Landrum on
Deepest condolences to the family and friends of Catherine. During this difficult time hope and comfort comes from God's wonderful promise for the loved ones we have lost in death to be fulfilled by his son Jesus Christ please read about this wonderful promise in your Bible John 5:28,29 and Revelation. 21:3,,4.

Submitted by Ajah on
To the friends and family of Mrs. Kay Iam truly sorry for your loss. Continue to draw close to god (James 4:8) he can and will help you get through this difficult time.

Submitted by mariposa canella on
Although, I do not know your family personally , I can sympathize with your sorrow and lost ! I want to share with you the peace and comfort of Gods Promise found in your copy of the Holy Bible. A promise of a happy reunion soon with our dead loved ones , right here on a Paradise Earth! I have lovingly provided below a link that will direct you to this comforting Promise, found in your copy of the Holy Bible .

Submitted by Y. Holland on
"My deepest Sympathy go to the Crowley family, may your memories of your loss loved one comfort you and your family today and always, please take comfort in God's word at 2 Corinthians 1:3 "Praised be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, the Father of tender mercies and the God of all comfort".