Catherine Lynette Leifeste, 58, of Orange, passed away Jan. 29, in Nederland.

Memorial services will be at 11:00 AM, Saturday, Feb. 6, at Claybar Funeral Home in Orange. Officiating will be the Rev. Daniel Rose of Community Church in Orange. Visitation will precede the service starting at 10:00 AM.

Born in Houston, Aug. 16, 1957, she was the daughter of Dr. W.W. “Bill” Leifeste and Sharon Ruth (Young) Leifeste Fuller. Catherine was a resident of Gulf Healthcare in Port Arthur where she enjoyed visiting with her friends. She was a loving and loyal friend with a very generous spirit who never met a stranger. She will be greatly missed by all who knew her.

She was preceded in death by her father, Dr. W.W. “Bill” Leifeste and brother, Dr. Sam Leifeste.

She is survived by her mother, Sharon Fuller; sister, Lauren Parrish; sister-in-law, Dr. Nina Leifeste; nieces and nephews, Tyler Leifeste and wife Amy and Samantha Leifeste, all of Orange, Mallori Parrish of Huntsville and Alex Parrish and wife Melanie of Orange and numerous aunts, uncles, cousins and other family she loved dearly.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to Community Church Building Fund at 3400 Martin Luther King Jr Dr, Orange, TX 77632.