Catherine  Doyle
Catherine Doyle

November 29, 1921 - May 21, 2019
Born in Newark, NJ
Resided in Clark, NJ
Walter J. Johnson Funeral Home


Catherine Cecilia Doyle (nee Lynch) died peacefully on May 21, surrounded by her loving children and their spouses.

Catherine, born in Newark on November 29, 1921, raised her family with Joseph E. Doyle her husband of 50 years, in West Orange, Cranford and, since 1969, in Union. Catherine was the daughter of the late Thomas and Catherine Lynch.

Catherine had a warm, caring spirit with a fine sense of humor. She especially enjoyed hosting large holiday gatherings where she shared her expertly prepared meals. Catherine had an ear for music and even at an advanced age, remembered lyrics to sing many songs she loved.

Catherine attended West Side High School, Newark, and was employed for several years by Western Electric in Clark. She also worked part-time for Baker Shoes in Orange for many years.

Catherine is survived by her children: Joseph (Barbara); John (Marion) and Carol (Fred); along with grandchildren Michael Doyle, Brian Doyle, Frederick Walck, Jocelyn Rineer, Dianna Carella and Bruce Rineer, and great-grandchildren, Laura Doyle, Brian Patrick Doyle, James Doyle, Conor Doyle, Sydney and Nathan Rineer. She was predeceased by her husband, Joseph, whom she married December 3, 1939; daughter Cathleen, and siblings, Thomas Lynch, John Lynch and Jane Lynch McConnell.

Relatives and friends are kindly invited to attend the Visitation at the Walter Johnson Funeral Home, 803 Raritan Rd., Clark, on Thursday, May 23 from 2-4 and 7-9 pm. On Friday the Funeral begins at the Funeral Home at 8:45 am, thence to St. Agnes Church, Clark, where a Funeral Mass will be offered at 9:45 am. Interment will follow in Gate of Heaven Cemetery, East Hanover.

In lieu of flowers, please make a donation in her memory to St. Jude Children's Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105-9959.




Walter J. Johnson Funeral Home
803 Raritan Road
Clark, NJ US 07066
Thursday, May 23, 2019
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Thursday, May 23, 2019
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Funeral Mass
St. Agnes RC Church
332 Madison Hill Road
Clark, NJ US 07066
Friday, May 24, 2019
9:45 AM
Gate of Heaven Cemetery
225 Ridgedale Avenue
East Hanover, NJ 07936
Friday, May 24, 2019
11:15 AM


St. Jude Children's Hospital
501 St. Jude Place
Memphis, TN 38105-9959


Walter J. Johnson Funeral Home • 803 Raritan Road • Clark, New Jersey 07066 • 732-382-6262 •
Sullivan Funeral Home • 146 East Second Avenue • Roselle, New Jersey 07203 • 908-241-2345 •

Steven N. Perlmutter
Matthew S. Perlmutter
Funeral Director, Manager, NJ Lic. No. 3539  
Funeral Director, NJ Lic. No. 4785 
Infinite Menus, Copyright 2006, OpenCube Inc. All Rights Reserved.