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Cathe Hauser


October 11, 1951
September 23, 2018

Visitation 11:00 A.M. - 1:00 P.M. Friday, September 28, 2018 - Irvin Macz Funeral Home, Centralia
Graveside Service 1:00 P.M. Friday, September 28, 2018 - Hillcrest Memorial Park, Centralia

Catherine A. “Cathe” “GaGa” Hauser, 66, of Centralia, passed away Sunday, September 23, 2018 at SSM St. Mary’s Hospital in Centralia. She was born on October 11, 1951 the daughter of Robert and Betty (Davis) Hauser in Elgin.

Survivors include her mother, Betty Hauser of IL; loving children, Shawn Carroll and husband Michael of Centralia, and Chrissy Evans and husband Tommy of Centralia; precious grandchildren, Bailey Evans, Damon Evans, and Jordan Hawley; step-children, Chris Slagley, Jamie Slagley, Billy Slagley, and Bobbie Koppen; brother, Bobby Hauser and wife Dawn of WI; sister, Debbie Gompertz of FL; many nieces and nephews; and special friends, Charlie Dehn, Dave Bozarth, Trish McElroy, Robin Metcalf, Ed Pursley, and Tina Sligar.

Cathe was preceded in death by her father, Robert Hauser; and her cat, Sampson.

Cathe was an energetic and fun lady to be around. She loved her shopping trips to Fairview Heights with “the girls”. Cathe also enjoyed traveling to Florida and spending time soaking up some sun at the beach. Her most cherished moments were spent with her family. She loved the precious memories made with her children and grandchildren. Cathe will be remembered as a supportive daughter, mother and grandmother, showering her family, as well as her loyal friends at Rumors, with love.

A graveside service will be held at 1:00 P.M. Friday, September 28, 2018 at Hillcrest Memorial Park in Centralia with Mimi Hawkins officiating. Family and friends are invited to visiting hours at Irvin Macz Funeral Home in Centralia from 11:00 A.M. until the time of the graveside service at 1:00 P.M. at Hillcrest Memorial Park in Centralia. Online condolences and memories of Catherine may be shared with the family by visiting and/or on the funeral home’s Facebook page.