TEMPLETON: Catherine A. (Hansen) Caisse, 88, of Baldwinville, died peacefully Thursday afternoon, October 27, 2022 in Alliance Health at Baldwinville, with her family at her side.
She was born in Bethel, VT on August 6, 1934, daughter of the late William A. and Marion E. (Davis) Hansen and moved to this area at a young age. Cathie graduated from the former Templeton High School with the Class of 1952 and later graduated from David Fanning Trade School of Hairdressing.
A hairdresser for many years, Cathie owned and operated the former Cathie’s Beauty Shop of Baldwinville from 1957 to 1970. In later years, she worked as a tour guide at Wilson Bus Lines. For several years, Cathie spent winters in Sarasota, FL. She was a member of St. Vincent de Paul Church of Baldwinville and was an avid fan of the Boston Red Sox. She enjoyed crafting, traveling, playing cards with friends and especially treasured time with her family. She was a devoted and loving wife, mother, grandmother and great grandmother.
Her husband of 45 years, Joseph A. Caisse, died in 1997. She leaves five children, Scot Caisse and his wife Donna of Royalston, Bruce Caisse and his wife Jennie of Baldwinville, Brian Caisse and his wife Susan of Myrtle Beach, SC, Betty Jane Oldham and her husband David of Baldwinville and Richard A. Caisse and his wife Susan of Baldwinville, as well as 16 grandchildren and 18 great grandchildren.
In addition to her husband, she was preceded in death by a grandson, Stephen Hill and a great grandson, Evan Corey, who died at birth.
Funeral services will be held Monday, October 31, 2022 at 11 A.M. in Stone-Ladeau Funeral Home, 343 Central Street, Winchendon. A calling hour will precede the funeral Monday from 10 to 11 A.M.
Memorial donations may be made to the Templeton Recreation Department.
To leave and online condolence, please visit www.stone-ladeau.com
Kevin J. Mack, Walter C. Taylor and Douglas M. Stone, directors