Catherine “Hayes” Paluk, 96, of Ocean Gate, died peacefully on January 9, 2019, with her loving family at her bedside. Born and raised in Elizabeth, she summered in Ocean Gate many years with family before moving permanently in 1980. Mrs. Paluk was a devoted homemaker who was predeceased by her loving husband, Jacob in 2002. Catherine was an active parishioner of St. Barnabas Church in Bayville and was member of their Golden Age Club.
Surviving are her son William Paluk and his wife Mary. She is also survived by her grandchildren, nieces, a nephew and extended family members and friends.
There will be a viewing on Monday, Jan. 14th, from 5pm to 7pm at the Mastapeter Funeral Home, 270 Atlantic City Blvd., Bayville. Tuesday, a Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 9:30am in St. Barnabas Church, 33 Woodland Rd., Bayville. Burial will follow to St. Gertrude cemetery, Colonia.