Bernadette C. Caruso

Obituary of Bernadette C. Caruso

Bernadette C. (McCullagh) Caruso, age 80, of Blue Bell, formerly of Philadelphia, died Tuesday, February 13, 2018 at Sunrise of Blue Bell. Bernadette was born August 31, 1937 in Greencastle, County Tyrone, N. Ireland. She was a member of Maternity B.V.M. Parish in Philadelphia for over thirty years and also served as an Extraordinary Minister of Holy Communion.

She is the daughter of the late John and the late Agnes McCullagh. She is the beloved wife of Robert F. Caruso.

She is survived by: her husband, Robert F. Caruso, two daughters, Sharon Hunton (Dan) and Audrey Schwenger (Tom), and one son: Robert Caruso (Joanne); her dear sisters, Philomena Rush (Gerard) and Dee Jennings (late Martin); and her four grandchildren, Daniel, Michael, Abby and Sean. She was predeceased by her six brothers and four sisters.

A Mass of Christian burial will be held 11:00 am on Tuesday, February 20 at Saint Philip Neri Church, 437 Ridge Pike, Lafayette Hill, PA, 19444.

Burial will be in Holy Sepulchre Cemetery, Cheltenham, PA.

Calling hours will be Monday, February 19 from 6-8pm at Lownes Family Funeral Home, 659 Germantown Pike, Lafayette Hill, PA and Tuesday, February 20 from 10-11am at Saint Philip Neri Church.

Memorial donations may be made to The Holy Spirit Adoration Sisters, 2112 Green Street., Philadelphia, PA, 19130-3197.