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Catherine “Cathy” Samad

Service Date: September 21, 2019
Visitation Info: Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church
Interment Info: Burlington Cemetery
Service Info: Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church
Service Info

Catherine “Cathy” A. Samad, 63, of Burlington, KY passed away Tuesday, September 17, 2019 at St. Elizabeth Hospital in Edgewood, KY. Cathy was born on October 2, 1955 to the late Alfred and Patsy Poole. Cathy was a loving wife, mother, and grandmother, and raising her family was her pride and joy. She loved supporting her kids in their athletic and academic endeavors, whether it was being the team mom, or just a cheerleader on the sidelines, she was always there for her kids. Once the grandchildren were born, her passionate support continued on for them, she tried to never miss a game, or event.  After her children were in school and her duties as a homemaker were over, Cathy started working as a Secretary for Conner Middle School. She also enjoyed cooking and baking, but her family was always her number one priority. Her husband, Mark Samad preceded her in death. Cathy is survived by her loving children: Sara (Jeff) Coppage, Bill (Valerie) Samad, Ben Samad, Beth (Michael) Craver, Brian Samad, and Jake Samad, her 17 beloved grandchildren, and her dear siblings: Tom Poole and Patti Poole. A visitation will be held for Cathy on Saturday, September 21, 2019 from 10am until 12pm at Immaculate Heart of Mary Church, 5876 Veterans Way, Burlington, KY 41005. Mass of Christian Burial will be held following the visitation at 12pm at the Church. Burial will be held following the Mass at Burlington Cemetery in Burlington, KY. Memorial contributions can be made in Cathy’s honor to the Conner High School Athletic Boosters at 3310 COUGAR PATH, HEBRON, KY 41048-9642.

10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church

5876 Veterans Way
Burlington, KY 41005
12:00 pm

Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church

5876 Veterans Way
Burlington, KY 41005

Burlington Cemetery

Address: BURLINGTON, KY 41005
12:00 am - 12:00 am

Catherine “Cathy” Samad


Deepest sympathy

Prayers for the family. Cathy was special to so many people her life touched. She will be greatly missed. Greg and Laura Hoskins


How shocked and sad. Sincere condolences to the family. Working with Cathy was a joy and having her kids and son in law in my classes was always so much fun. She will be sadly missed.

Sincere Sympathy

Mrs. Craver and family – please accept our sincerest sympathy on the passing of your mother. I have no doubt that she was a kind a loving soul as evidenced by the daughter she raised. We’ll be thinking of you. Love – Jodi, Paul, Abram, & Georgia Sullivan

My Loving Friend

To the Family of Cathy,
Cathy was a great cook. She proved this many times over when she worked at Fantasyland Day Care. We loved her so much!
I remember when we took her to see Tim McGraw. She had such a great time. I loved her robust attitude. Her love of her children and grandchildren were always her first concern. My prayers will continue for you dear children. She will truly be missed.
Such a loving lady and dear friend… May you rest in peace Cathy. Always in my heart!

Deepest Sympathy,

Ginger James

Love, Light and Prayers

Sending love, light and prayers for peace from you Saudi family. You will all be in my prayers as you navigate through this loss and find your new normal.

Sincere condolences

Our thoughts, heart, and prayers are with you and the family!
Amy & Marc Schworer

Precious Person

My love and prayers go out to Catherine’s family at this time. I had the awesome opportunity to work with Catherine at our auction sales in Verona KY. The short time we were together i could defiantly tell that her love for her Children and grandchildren were her passion for living. May the memories of her always be in your hearts!

Kim (JJ Kane Auctioneers)

Thoughts and Prayers

She was a wonderful and amazing woman! The world is a little less brighter today without her. We are so sorry for your loss, and our thoughts and prayers go out to your entire family.
The Hall family