Catherine A. Ingalls, of Fremont

FREMONT-Catherine A. Ingalls, 79, of 8221 Ingalls Road, passed away unexpectedly, Tuesday (March 31, 2015) at her home.


Born in Canisteo, June 18, 1935, the daughter of Frederick and Louise Slatt Pulkowsky, she had resided in the Town of Fremont since 1979. Catherine had been employed at Loohns Cleaners and for several years in the laundry at the Hornell Gardens.


She was predeceased by her husband, Eric Ingalls in 1996,an infant son Eric, and her sister, Gloria Masterson.


Surviving are three daughters, Elizabeth (Bill) Frasier of Filmore, Kimberly (Kevin) O’Brien of Florida and Cathy (Phil) Styles of Hornell, three sons, Michael (Vickie) Ingalls of Roulette, PA, Aden (Sandy) Ingalls of Tennessee, and Alan (Lori) Ingalls of Fremont, three sisters, Adeline Baird of Hornell, Freida Kemp of Hornell and Bernice Greenthal of North Hornell, one brother, Lewis (Teresa) Pulkowsky of Hornell, several grand and great grandchildren, nieces & nephews.


To send a remembrance to the family or to light a candle in Catherine’s memory, please visit The family is being assisted by Gerald R. Brown, Director.


The family will be present to receive friends on Friday from 10 AM until 1 PM at the Bender-Brown & Powers Funeral Home, 354 Canisteo Street in Hornell where funeral services will follow calling hours at 1 PM with Deacon Robert McCormick officiating. Burial will follow in Fremont Cemetery.


Friends wishing to remember Catherine, are asked to consider a memorial contribution to the Fremont Volunteer Fire Department, PO Box 462, Arkport, NY 14807.