Dominick Catalano

July 25, 1936 - April 11, 2023


Obituary For Dominick Catalano

Dominick Catalano, 86, passed away on April 11, 2023 peacefully in his own home after months of struggling with congestive heart failure. He was born in Brooklyn, NY on July 25, 1936. He and his wife Dorothy relocated to North Carolina in 1993. Dominick and Dorothy recently celebrated their 65th wedding anniversary.

Dominick was a veteran of the United States Army and was honorably discharged in 1957. He was a huge NY Mets baseball fan and NY Giants football fan. He loved crossword puzzles and game shows but most of all he loved spending time with his family.

Dominick is survived by his wife Dorothy; his seven children and their spouses: Dianne & Jeff, Liz & Tony, Dominick, Anthony & Lisa, Barbara, Jennifer and Kenny. He is also survived by 15 grandchildren and 10 great grandchildren.

A memorial service will be held at 10am on Saturday, April 22nd, at Renaissance Funeral Home, 7615 Six Forks Road, Raleigh NC 27615, followed by an Interment with military honors at St. Luke the Evangelist Church Columbarium at 12:30.


22 Apr


10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Renaissance Funeral Home 7615 Six Forks Road Raleigh, NC 27615 Get Directions Β»
22 Apr

Memorial Service

11:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Renaissance Funeral Home 7615 Six Forks Road Raleigh, NC 27615 Get Directions Β»
22 Apr

Graveside Service with Military Honors

12:30 PM

St. Luke the Evangelist 12333 Bayleaf Church Rd Raleigh, NC Get Directions Β»
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  • April 21, 2023

    Rest peacefully Mr. Catalano. You have a beautiful legacy. Our hearts are with your family. Sending much love and prayers. The Anderson family, Cherise, Rob and Amanda

  • April 20, 2023

    We are so lucky to have had you for so long ! I wish it was just a little longer 😫 I will love you forever my GrampyπŸ’™πŸ’™πŸ’™πŸ’™πŸ’™ I will never forget wheel of fortune and waffles and ice-cream with you as a kid . That is one of my favorite core memories! Me and Gio will forever be thankful for the best grandpa Dicky in the world . Rest in paradise gramps πŸ’”πŸ’™

  • April 19, 2023

    I will always remember my sleep overs at grandma and grandpa's when I was little. Grandpa would chase me around yelling at me to "go kiss your grandma good night". Oh how I wish I could have one more sleep over πŸ₯ΉπŸ’”. Love you forever Gramps!πŸ’œπŸ’œπŸ’œ

  • April 19, 2023

    Dave and I enjoyed all of the family gatherings and especially loved Dom and Dottie and how connected they were. I wish I could be there but I am there in spirit. You were there for me with Dave and for that I am eternally grateful. Fondly, Suzanne.

  • April 19, 2023

    I'll miss you for the rest of my life. I love you so much Dad. Rest in eternal peace. Jennifer

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