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Obituary for Catherine R. Dillon (Pettinato)

Catherine R. Dillon (nee Pettinato), 96 of Taylorsville, MD formerly of Columbia, MD passed away on Wednesday, February 26, 2020 at The Meadows at Sun Valley.
She was born December 28, 1923 in Newark, NJ the daughter of the late Francesco Pettinato and the late Emilia Pettinato (nee Lilio).
She was the beloved wife of the late Edward Zasadzinski and the late DeVerne Dillon.
She worked for Montgomery Wards in the Bank Reconciliation department. She was an avid reader and enjoyed reading the Wall Street Journal.
Loving mother of Vince Zasadzinski & wife Bonnie and the late Kathy Winchester. Devoted grandmother of Jeremy Zasadzinski, Nicholas Zasadzinski, Jessica Lioi and husband Anthony, Gary Donham, and Justin Winchester & wife Amiee. Loving great-grandmother of Camdyn, Ella and Tyler Lioi and Greyson Winchester.
She was preceded in death by her siblings Rose, Lydia, Mary, Gloria, Helen, Joe & Pete.
The family will receive friends on Sunday, March 1, 2020 from 5-8 PM at Burrier-Queen Funeral Home & Crematory, P.A. 1212 West Old Liberty Road Winfield, MD 21784 (beside South Carroll High School).
Funeral Mass will be said on Monday, March 2, 2020 at 12:30 PM at St. Joseph’s Catholic Community Church 915 Liberty Road Sykesville, MD 21784.
Interment to follow at Crest Lawn Memorial Gardens.
In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to the Wounded Warrior Project, P.O. Box 758516, Topeka, Kansas 66675-8516 or online at
Arrangements by Burrier-Queen Funeral Home & Crematory, P.A. Online condolences at