We are deeply saddened to inform you that Pearl Cahoon, former Secretary & Interim Director for Catholic Charities Disability Services has passed away.
Pearl was one of our earliest employees of the then called “Apostolate for the Mentally Retarded” in the 1970’s & 1980’s. She worked as Secretary and jumped in as “Interim Director”. Pearl was also very involved in the Faith & Light Community. She was deeply dedicated to children and adults with disabilities. She loved the mission & work of Catholic Charities.
Pearl was one of a kind and we are blessed to have known her and to have been a part of her life. She will be missed but we know that she is rejoicing!
Pearl’s wake will be today, Friday, January 6th from 4-8 P.M. at Brickman Brothers Funeral Home, 37433 Euclid Avenue, Willoughby.
Mass of Christian Burial will be Saturday, January 7th, 2017 at 10:30 a.m. at Ss Robert & William Parish, 367 E. 260th St., Euclid.
Please keep Pearl and her family in your thoughts and prayers. Here is a link to Pearl’s Obituary
For over 50 years (1966-2017), Catholic Charities Disability Services and Ministries has offered persons with disabilities, throughout the Diocese of Cleveland, opportunities and resources to live life to their potential and to participate fully in Church and society.