Catherine Moore Thornton

Cathy Thornton, 55, of The Woodlands, TX, passed away peacefully with her family at her side on April 13, 2018.  Cathy was born in Pasadena, TX, on December 26, 1962.

Survivors include her beloved sons Ben and Jack Thornton of The Woodlands, TX;  her loving mother Rosemary Moore of Bryan, TX;  devoted sisters Dana Tarver (Bill) of The Woodlands, TX;  and Marsa McKee (Doug) of Bryan, TX;  nieces and nephews that adored her include Stacey, Abby, Justin and Andy;  great-niece Catherine and great-nephew Ryan.

Cathy treasured her role as a mother and always knew that her greatest legacy was in this gift she gave her sons Ben and Jack.  All who knew Cathy appreciated her sweet and kind demeanor to everyone she encountered in her life.

A celebration of Cathy’s life will be held Thursday, April 19, 2018 at 2:00 PM at the Callaway-Jones Funeral Center in Bryan, TX, 3001 S. College Ave. with Certified Life Celebrant Dawn Lee Wakefield officiating.  A reception will follow and all family and friends are invited to attend.

In lieu of flowers the family requests expressions of memorial in Cathy’s name to the Arthritis Foundation (  The family would also like to thank the ICU staff at Memorial Hermann Hospital The Woodlands for their outstanding care and concern for Cathy.


  1. I am sorry for your loss. When our children were young we spent a lot of time together. Cathy was a good friend for many years.

  2. Beautiful loving young person.Her smile will never be forgotten.My prayers continue for all of you.

  3. Goodbye sweet friend. My prayers are with your family. My heart is so sad. I have some great memories of raising our boys together… many hours at the baseball field and all the pot luck dinners. May God wrap His arms around your loved ones and send peace and comfort.

  4. We are deeply saddened to hear the news of Cathy’s passing. We are sending prayers of comfort and strength to Ben, Jack and the entire family.

  5. She was a sweetheart all through school. Now she’s an angel and still a sweetheart. My condolences and prayers for the family for strength and peace. She will no longer have the pain. She will be missed.

  6. Cathy was one of my favorite playmates. Talked me through several tough times and great times. I will miss the chance to pick up the phone and share a memory.

  7. Hoping for peace and wellness during this difficult time. May the many happy memories you share sustain you.

  8. My deepest condolences to the family & her son’s. Cathy was a sweet & beautiful lady. Always with a big smile. We will miss her,Class of 81.

  9. We miss you so much down here. I know you’re floating free now & no pain & that’s what I try to remember with these tears. I love you & can’t wait to see your smile again. Give us a sign down here, you hear? Do another cartwheel.

    Brother Bill


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