Catherine L. (Whitsel) Cohenour Stout

Born: Wed., Jan. 28, 1931
Died: Sun., Jun. 17, 2018


11:00 AM to 1:00 PM, Fri., Jun. 22, 2018
Location: Bunkertown Church of the Brethren

Funeral Service

1:00 PM Fri., Jun. 22, 2018
Location: Bunkertown Church of the Brethren


Fri., Jun. 22, 2018
Location: Union Cemetery

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        Catherine L. Stout, 87, of Mifflintown, passed away on Sunday, June 17, 2018, in the comfort of her own home, surrounded by her family.

     Born Jan. 28, 1931, in Huntingdon, she was a daughter of the late Herbert and Merla (Lane) Whitsel.

     She is survived by eight children, Sheree Foose and husband, Mike, of McAlisterville, Charlotte Swartz and husband, Neil, of Mifflintown, Kenton Cohenour and wife, Wendi, of Mifflintown, Barton L. Cohenour of Mifflintown, Martin Cohenour and wife, Dawn, of Honey Grove, Glenda Smith and husband, Ord, of Liverpool, Michael Cohenour and wife, Leslie, of Mifflintown, and Jennifer Ernest of Mifflintown, one brother, Ronnie Whitsel and wife, Audrey, of Three Springs, 20 grandchildren and 24 great-grandchildren.

     She was preceded in death by her first husband, Eugene Cohenour on May 24, 1980, her second husband, Sam Stout, on June 20, 1990, three great-grandchildren, four brothers and three sisters.

     Catherine worked in several sewing factories and at Empire Kosher, but mainly was a homemaker. She enjoyed reading, crocheting, cooking, bird-watching, and tending to her flowers. She loved spending time with her family, as they were the most important thing to her.

     Her funeral will be at 1 p.m. on Friday, June 22, at the Bunkertown Church of the Brethren, 52 Bunkertown Road, McAlisteville, with Pastor Wes Stahl, officiating. Interment will be in Union Memorial Gardens, Mifflintown.

     There will be a viewing from 11 a.m. until time of the services on Friday at the church.

     In lieu of flowers, those who desire may make memorial contributions to the Juniata Co. Library, 498 Jefferson St., Mifflintown, PA 17059, the Juniata Co. Food Pantry, PO Box 44, Mifflintown, PA 17059, or the Juniata County Pet Pantry, PO Box 3, McAlisterville, PA 17049.

     Guss Funeral Home, Inc., 20 S. Third St., Mifflintown, has care of the arrangements. Condolences may be left at

Charitable donations may be made in Catherine's memory to the following organizations:

Juniata Co. Pet Pantry
PO Box 3, McAlisterville, PA 17049

Juniata County Food Pantry
PO Box 44, Mifflintown, PA 17059

Juniata County Library
498 Jefferson St., Mifflintown, PA 17059

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Connie Dalton
   Posted Tue June 19, 2018
I'm so very sorry for your loss !