Catherine J. Maher Bordnali

Wednesday, August 7, 2019

Catherine J. Maher Bordnali, 91, of Ash Flat, Ark., passed away, Monday, July 8, 2019 at Ozark Medical Center in West Plains, Mo.

She was born in Memphis, Tenn. on April 21, 1928, daughter of the late James Jarboe and Margaret (Johnson) Jarboe. Catherine spent her life as a loving daughter, sister, mother, grandmother, great grandmother, friend and homemaker. She was of the Catholic faith.

Catherine is survived by her daughter, Elizabeth Benson and husband Darrell of Cherokee Village; granddaughters, Melissa Mason and husband Henry of Memphis, and Victoria L. Castleberry and husband Lucas of Alexander, Ark.; grandson, Joseph A. Jones of Hot Springs, Ark.; aunt, Veronica B. Jarboe; sisters in law, Frances Maher and Pat Maher, great grand-daughter Raynia Welsh from Memphis, and great grandson, Joseph A. Jones, Jr. of Hot Springs.

She was preceded in death by her parents, James and Margaret Jarboe; brothers, James Jarboe, John Jarboe, Dr. Edward Jarboe, and sister, Margaret Jarboe, husband Joseph Maher, brother in law Thomas Maher, sisters in law Jean Maher and Mary Maher.

Funeral services were Monday, July 15 at St. Michaelís Catholic Church in Cherokee Village. Interment followed at Oakland Cemetery in Highland, Ark. Visitation (with Rosary) was Sunday, July 14 at Doty Family Funeral Service Chapel in Salem. There was a reception at Artisan Grill in Highland following interment.

Pallbearers included: Henry and Melissa Mason, Lucas and Victoria Castleberry, Joseph A. Jones, Joseph A. Jones, Jr., and Dean Beardslee.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the following of your choice, Cherokee Village Animal Shelter, your local animal shelter, St. Vincent De Paul at St. Michaelís Catholic Church or the Knights of Columbus in Cherokee Village.

Arrangements entrusted to Doty Family Funeral Service of Salem.