Birth Date: October 13, 1914
Death Date: August 8, 2006
MADDERRA-FARMER,Catherine E.Quietly passed away August 8th in Carmichael, CA after 91 full years of life. Catherine was born in McAlister, Oklahoma on October 13, 1914 to Mark Kissler Stone and Mary Melissa (Redding) Stone. Catherine was the youngest and last surviving of eleven siblings: Marvie Stone Delana, Jessie Stone Austin, Edith Stone Woolard, Floyd Stone, Dolphus Stone Trousedale, Shelton Stone, Milus Stone and Vernon Stone. Catherine was married to Charles Boyce Madderra in 1933 and they had four children together. He was the love of her life who sadly passed away suddenly on December 16, 1963. Their children’s names by birth order are Vernon Wayne (Bud) Madderra, Wanda Joy Forsythe (deceased), Carolyn Sue Billings and Eugene Lawrence Madderra. She is survived by her two sons, one daughter, two nieces, Mary Moses and Marva Davis and eight grandchildren and seven great grandchildren. In 1974 Catherine was married to Edward Farmer. They made their home in Granite Bay, CA. Mr. Farmer passed away in 1988 at age 79. Catherine, better known as Granny will be sadly missed by her closest grandchild Dawn Snyder and her husband Randy Snyder who was very close to her and cared for her the last years of her life. The family invites friends to attend a visitation Monday, August 14, 2006 from 4:00-8:00pm at Sunset Lawn Chapel of the Chimes 4701 Marysville Blvd., Sacramento. Mrs. Madderra-Farmer will be laid to rest next to her first husband Charles B. Madderra at Sunset Lawn Memorial Park in Sacramento, CA.