Cathleen Buehring

Cathleen “Cathy” Buehring, 46, of Hinsdale and formerly of Riverside, died May 3, 2023.  

Cathy earned her master’s degree in education from Dominican University and taught elementary school for more than 20 years. Despite significant physical challenges throughout her life, Cathy always presented a bright smile and a sunny disposition.

She enjoyed comedians and was a “Golden Girls” superfan. Cathy was a caring person who loved everyone. Her family was the most important part of her life and she especially enjoyed spending time with her niece and nephews.

She was the daughter of Barbara (nee Boker) and the late Patrick; sister of Patrick M. (Sara) and Jen Buehring (Nancy Minasola); aunt of Jack, Connor and Margee Buehring; niece of Richard (Sandy) Buehring, LaVerne “Dolly” (Jim) Marcello and the late Edward Boker, Arthur Jr. (the late Jean) Buehring, Mary Lou (the late Gus) Norde, Dorothy (the late Matt) Nobile, Joni (Jack) Izzo and Peggy O’Day; and a cousin of many.

Visitation is on Wednesday, May 10 from 3 to 8 p.m. at Sullivan Funeral Home, 60 S. Grant St., Hinsdale. Friends and family will meet Thursday, May 11 at St. Mary Church/St. Paul VI Parish, 105 Herrick Rd., Riverside for visitation from 10 a.m. until time of funeral Mass at 11 a.m. Interment at Resurrection Cemetery in Justice to follow.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Shriner Children’s Chicago, 2211 N. Oak Park Ave., Chicago, Illinois, 60707.