Wellsville, NY - Catherine I. Quant, age 84, of Farnum Street passed away on Tuesday, August 7, 2018 at the University of Rochester Medical Center surrounded by her family. She was born on April 28, 1934 in Scio to Floyd and Nettie Cornelius Fish. On October 3, 1952 in Scio she married James H. Quant who predeceased her in 2007.
Catherine was a long time resident of the Wellsville area who graduated from Scio Central High School in 1951. She was a member of the former Christian Union Church of Wellsville where she played the piano. She later joined the Riverside Assembly of God Church where she was an active member.
She was a loving christian mother, grandmother, and great grandmother. Survivors include 2 sons, James Quant II of Wellsville, and Thomas (Angela) Quant of Norwood; 4 daughters, Bonnie (Jack) Schettine of Wellsville, Kathryn Quant Brownell of Wellsville, Marilyn (Dennis) Temple of Portland, OR., and Suzie Barner of Wellsville; 16 grandchildren, Rachel (DJ) Dates, Melissa (Seth) Blake, and Ryan Quant; Tisa (Derek) Robbins, Tasha Schettine, Heather (Josh) Francisco, and Ron Schettine; Matthew (Teah) Brownell; Brandon (Christie) Carter, Bradley (Kylie) Carter, and Brianna (Jack) Castelli; Emily (Jared) Finnemore, and Zachary Barner; Thomas Quant Jr., James Quant, and Hunter Quant; 22 great grandchildren; several nieces and nephews.
Catherine was predeceased her mother and Father, her husband, her son in law John Barner, a bother, Floyd Fish, and 2 sisters, Marion Argenta and Hazel Reeves.
Friends are invited to call on Thursday, August 9, 2018 from 2 until 4 pm at the Riverside Assembly of God Church at which time a funeral service will be held. Pastor John Francisco will preside the service and burial will take place in Knights Creek Cemetery. Please consider memorial donations to the Wellsville Volunteer Ambulance Corps or to Mercy Flight. To leave online condolences please visit www.embserfuneralhome.com.