Catherine Virginia (Ridenour) Hartley, 97, of Stephens City, VA passed away June 29, 2021. She was born September 18, 1923 in Frederick County, VA the daughter of the late Floyd Hampton and Bessie Mae (Morrison) Ridenour. Catherine worked as a seamstress for J.C. Shoemans.
She married Clayton Edward Hartley Sr. on March 14, 1942 and he preceded her in death in 1986.
Catherine is survived by her children Anna V. Poling (William), James R. Hartley Sr. (Robyn), Floyd A. Hartley Sr. (Linda) and David L. Hartley (Sharon); grandchildren Patricia Rockwell, James Hartley Jr., John Hartley, Clayton Hartley III, Carol Sue Combs, Robert Fuller Jr., Scott Hartley, Edward Fuller, Becky Hawkins, Floyd Hartley Jr., Jeffrey Hartley, Robert Scott Franklin and Stacey Mullins; 29 Great Grandchildren; 33 Great Great Grandchildren and her sister Beatrice Gifford.
In addition to her husband and parents Catherine was also preceded in death by her son Clayton E. Hartley Jr.; sisters Estelle, Bell, Helen, Hilda and Betty Jane and her brothers Floyd, Irvin and Jack.
Memorial Contributions in memory of Catherine may be sent to the Alzheimer’s Association National Capital Area Chapter, 8180 Greensboro Drive, #400, McLean, VA, 22102.
Pallbearers will be Edward Fuller, James Hartley Jr., Jeff Hartley, John Hartley, Robert Fuller Jr., Matthew Hartley, Ryan Hartley and Aaron Walter Hammond.