Departed July 28, 2022 in Melbourne, Florida
Catherine Landy, 92, peacefully passed away on July 28, 2022, surrounded by her loving family. She was born on January 28, 1930 to Olive (Carroll) and Thomas Walsh in New York City. She graduated from Aquinas High School and attended George Washington Evening School in New York. After marrying, she lived and raised her family in both the Bronx and Mahopac, New York. Catherine worked as an information operator, elderly healthcare provider, in administrative services, and most importantly as a wife and mother.
She moved to Palm Bay, Florida in 1988. Catherine was a founding member of Our Lady of Grace Catholic Church, where she was active in many ministries including serving as an usher into her 80’s. She enjoyed arts and crafts, following golf, humor, and playing games with friends and family. She will be forever remembered by her family as caring, full of joy, spirit-filled, selfless, and deeply loving.
Catherine was preceded in death by her beloved husband of 49 years Michael Landy. She is survived by her five sons: Michael Landy Jr. of Sun City Center, Florida, Patrick Landy of Melbourne, Florida, Robert Landy of San Jose, California, James Landy of Cape Canaveral, Florida, and Daniel Landy of Titusville, Florida. She is further survived by her eight grandchildren Patrick Landy Jr., Kristen Landy, Beth Landy, Stephen Landy, Melanie Landy, Kaitlin Landy, Jessica Landy, and Kimberly Landy.
Calling hours will be held from 4 – 6pm on Friday August 5, 2022, at Brownlie-Maxwell Funeral Home, 1010 E. Palmetto Ave, Melbourne, Florida. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 11am on Saturday, August 6, 2022, at St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church, 5655 Stadium Parkway, Viera, Florida. Anyone planning expressions of sympathy is asked to consider St. Jude Children’s Hospital.