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Catherine Sunde, 88

Catherine Sunde, age 88, of New Richmond, Wis., died April 23, 2010, at Westfields Hospital in New Richmond.

Catherine was born on Feb. 28, 1922, in River Falls, Wis., to William J. and Julia A. (Fahey) McManus. Catherine has lived in the New Richmond area for several years. She and her husband moved here from River Falls in 1987 where she worked as a store manager with Ben Franklin's.

Although Catherine loved bridge, her true game was 500. She loved reading and doing various crafts year round. Catherine was an excellent seamstress and enjoyed politics.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Oscar; daughter, Sally; siblings, Margaret Turner, Frank McManus, Bill McManus, Sadie Sundly, Irene Peno.

She is survived by her daughters, Julie (Morrie) Johnson, Vicki (Bill) Harmon; grandchildren, Cathie Johnson, Chris Johnson, Sadie Harmon, Clare Harmon; great-grandchildren, Faith Johnson, Mateo Johnson.

Visitation 4-7 p.m. Tuesday, April 27, at the Cullen Crea Funeral Home, New Richmond. Mass of Christian Burial 10 a.m. Wednesday at the Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, New Richmond. Memorials preferred to the family in lieu of flowers.

Cullen Crea Funeral Home, 715-246-2667.