Catharine P. Muhonen


Catharine P. Muhonen, 85, of Charleston, passed away on Wednesday, June 22, 2022, in a local healthcare center.

A native of Chicago, Illinois, she was a longtime resident of the Chattanooga area.

She retired as a clinical social worker after many years of service and enjoyed camping and backpacking. She was a member of the Anglican Church of the Redeemer.

She is survived by her husband, James M. Muhonen; two sons, Luke (Kristi) Muhonen of Cleveland, and Matthew (Kelly) Muhonen of Arcadia, California; sister, Sue Perron of Australia; and six grandchildren, Stephen Muhonen, Anna Muhonen, Brent Keaton, Jaxon Chapman, Jasper Muhonen and Zaya Muhonen.

Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. on Friday, June 24, 2022, at the Anglican Church of the Redeemer, with the Rev. Phil Hanner officiating. Burial will follow at Chattanooga Memorial Park.

You may visit to share your condolences with the family.

There will be no visitation held.

Heritage Funeral Home, 7454 E. Brainerd Road in Chattanooga, is in charge of arrangements.



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