Catherine Moe

Obituary of Catherine Moe

Catherine Louise Moe
(nee Puffer)

Age 73, of Crest Hill, passed away on Friday, January 19, 2018, at the Joliet Area Community Hospice Home.  Born in Peoria, IL, she was the daughter of the late Charles and Dorothy (Butte) Puffer.  Formerly of Lombard, Catherine has resided in Crest Hill for the past 17 years.  She was a graduate of Bradford High School, Class of 1962.  She married Loren W. Moe on June 22, 1968.  Catherine was formerly employed by the DuPage County Health Department as an office manager.  Catherine thoroughly loved her grandchildren, took great pride participating in their activities and was proud of each and every one.  She enjoyed her flowers, socializing with friends and traveling to new and exciting places.

Surviving is her loving husband of 50 years, Loren W. Moe of Crest Hill; loving mother of Deborah (Gordon) Cameron of Plainfield and David (Erin) Moe of Plainfield; devoted grandmother to Kyle, Ian and Mackenzie Cameron, Connor and Abigail Moe, and Quinn Zimmerman; two sisters, Muriel Puffer of Peoria and Carol (Tom) Hopkins of Peoria; numerous nieces, nephews, and cousins that she dearly loved.  

She was preceded by her parents and her siblings, Cheryl Scott, Dan Puffer and Jane Mowbray.

Funeral services for Catherine Louise Moe will be held on Tuesday, January 23, 2018, at 10:15 a.m., from the Fred C. Dames Funeral Home, 3200 Black at Essington Rds., Joliet, to St. Ambrose Catholic Church, 1711 Burry Circle Dr., Crest Hill, where a Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11:00 a.m.  Private interment will be at Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery.  Memorials in her name to Joliet Area Community Hospice would be appreciated.  Visitation will be held on Monday from 4:00 to 9:00 p.m.  For more information, please call 815-741-5500 or visit her Memorial Tribute at