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Cathy Marie Perry, 68, of Milan, Missouri, passed away Monday, January 24, 2022 at her home.

Cathy was born on November 13, 1953 to Wayne and Virginia (Dean) Foster. Cathy was raised in Milan, graduating from Milan Highschool before attending Indian Hills Community College and becoming an LPN. She then moved to Texas before moving back to Independence, Missouri in 1997, and back to Milan in 2014. Cathy was a Christian woman and loved all animals. She most enjoyed spending time with her Grandchildren and great grandchildren.

Cathy is survived by two children; Jennifer (Scott) Swearengen of Milan and Brian Caldwell of Milan, four grandchildren; Matt Hill, Michael (Taylor) Hill, Taylor Collins and Ashton Swearengen, four great grandchildren; Kaedyn Hill, Ava and Greyson Hill and Jaxson Collins, three sisters; Connie (Ronnie) Sears of Mendon, Missouri, Carole Belcher of Maysville, Missouri, and Colleen (Ronnie) Steele of Independence, Missouri, one brother; Steve (Patty) Foster of Milan, four aunts; Mary Lou Polley of Trenton, Missouri, Bernice Thorne of Raytown, Missouri, Helen (Charles) Fields of Brookfield, Missouri, and Dora Mae (Jerry) Fehr of Kirksville, Missouri, several nieces and nephews and her special dog Winnie Cooper.

She was preceded in death by her parents and a brother, Michael Foster in infancy.

Donations in Cathy’s memory may be made to the Adair County Humane Society. Her wishes were to be cremated and Schoene- Ruschmeier Funeral Home in Milan is handling those arrangements.