Catherine A. Pileggi McAlonan Bedow, age 55, of Waterford, died Sunday, September 6, 2015 from injuries sustained in a motorcycle accident in Ohio on Saturday, September 5. Born in Montgomery County, PA, on December 14, 1959, she was the only daughter of the late Frank and Catherine Alice Barnhart Pileggi.

Cathi was a member of the Fort LeBoeuf American Legion Post 285 in Waterford and was involved in many activities there. She was also a faithful member of the Fort LeBoeuf Marching Band Boosters and was affectionately known as “Momma Bedow” to the students. Most importantly, Cathi will be remembered as being selfless and a great Mom.

Surviving family members include her husband Ronald Bedow; four children, Michael McAlonan (fianc紬ホゥ Taryn) of Austin, TX, David McAlonan of Erie, Catherine McAlonan of Edinboro, and Veronica Bedow of Waterford; two step-children, Sabrina Andrews (Howard) and Leslie Collins (Rob); two grandchildren, Casey Sean and Tyler; and two brothers, George and Frank Pileggi. Cathi was preceded in death by her parents, two brothers David and Bruno Pileggi, and her first husband Andy McAlonan.

Friends are invited to attend a memorial service held at the American Legion Post 285 in Waterford on Sunday from 2:00 until 6:00 p.m.