Catherine L. Lake
08/07/1935 - 03/21/2017

Catherine L. Lake, 81, of McSherrystown, entered into God’s eternal care on Tuesday, March 21, 2017 at Seton Manor in Orwigsburg, PA. She was the wife of Joseph F. Lake Sr. who died March 21, 2012.  Born August 7, 1935 in Baltimore, MD, she was the daughter of the late Charles R. Kruger Sr. and Anna G. (Schultz) Kruger.  Catherine was a member of Annunciation BVM Catholic Church, McSherrystown where she sang in the Adult and Funeral Choirs. She loved spending time with her friends and family especially her grandchildren. Surviving are four children; Angela M. Shiever and husband Charles of Taneytown, MD, Joseph F. Lake Jr. and wife Michele of Hanover, Charles S. Lake and wife Melissa and John E. Lake and wife Kathleen all of Auburn, PA, six grandchildren, one great-grandson and one brother; John W. Kruger of Centreville, MD. She was preceded in death by five siblings; Charles Kruger Jr., Rita Marie Eberling, Mary Agnes Upton,  Anna G. Morris and Paul G. Kruger.  A Mass of Christian Burial will be held 10 a.m. Saturday, March 25, 2017 at Annunciation BVM Catholic Church, McSherrystown, with Rev. Charles L. Persing as celebrant. Burial will follow in the parish cemetery. Friends and relatives will be received Friday 6 to 8 p.m. at Murphy Funeral Home, 501 Ridge Avenue, McSherrystown with prayers at 7:30 p.m. Contributions in memory of Catherine may be made to: St. Jude Children’s Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN  38105 or Hanover Area Council of Churches, 136 Carlisle St. Hanover, PA  17331.

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Posted at:03/21/2017 7:07 pm
Linda Martin -
You will truly be missed. You are now an angel. R.I.P my dear Aunt Cass. Love you always.

Posted at:03/22/2017 9:09 am
Bev Frey -
My thoughts and prayers to Cathy's family. She was an awesome lady. Another angel to watch over us. Fly high Cathy! God Bless

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