Catherine Aldridge

catherine aldridge

Mrs. Catherine (Kit) Gandy Hogg Aldridge, 94, died Monday December 26, 2011 at her home.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday December 31st at Sacred Heart Catholic Church with the Rev. Edward Burch as Celebrant.
The family will be receiving friends during a reception following the service at the church.
Born August 21, 1917 in Brooklyn, NY she was a daughter of the late Harry and Louise Barber Hogg and wife of the late James H. Aldridge.
Mrs. Aldridge studied at the Sorbonne in Paris and received her Bachelor's degree from Trinity College in Washington, D.C.
She did graduate study in Theater at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro. She was an actress with the Circle Theater in Hollywood for many years.
She was the CEO of Weight Watchers Franchises in North and South Carolina until her retirement in 1991.
Kit worked with the Red Cross during WWII in Maui and was a member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church.
She is survived by her daughter, Hannah Ingland of Pinehurst, five grandchildren and five great grandchildren.
Powell Funeral Home & Crematory in Southern Pines is in charge of the arrangements.
Memorials may be made to Sacred Heart Catholic Church,
300 Dundee Road, Pinehurst, NC 28374
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  1. Our Beloved Kit is finallyt at peace in the arms of those who love her. We hate to relase her but her spirit ande memories will remain forever in our hearts. Such a grand Lady so gave so much to many. We will truly miss and Hannah I hold you. LOVE Scott &

  2. Hannah and family-I am so sorry to hear about Kit, she will missed by a great many people. I hope you will be comforted by knowing that she is in loving hands. You are in my thoughts and prayers during the following days and weeks to come. Love Bonnie

  3. Dear Hannah — What a treasure your Mom was! On behalf of myself, and all the ladies of the Sandhills Woman’s Exchange who had the privilege of working with her, we hold you in our hearts in her honor. Wednesday mornings just won’t be the same without Kit

  4. Hannah and family, I’m truly sorry to hear about your loss. My brother, Kevin, always spoke highly of Kit. When I met her many years ago I sensed her warm and gentle soul. I know she was an extraordinary woman who touched many lives. Hopefully in time thi

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