KATHLEEN CLAIRE “CASEY” TOOHIG (nee Bright) age 77, beloved mother of Kelly Turle, Kevin, Brian (fiancé Liz), and Sean (wife Lindsey); loving grandmother of Michael, Kaela and Emily Turle; Tanner, Kassidy, Jesse, Jessica, Grady, Molly, Allie and Katie Toohig, Alec and Ashton Kolenic, Eli and Liam Chadwick; cherished daughter of the late Thomas (wife Janis deceased) and Helen (nee Edinger) Bright; dearest sister of the late Patricia Mawby (husband Joseph deceased) and Jerry Bright; dear mother-in-law, sister-in-law, aunt and friend of many.
Every angel must return home. Kathleen “Casey” Toohig, an angel among us, returned to heaven on the morning of February 10th, 2023 at the age of 77. She passed away peacefully in her sleep with her family nearby. Her work here on earth was complete and what extraordinary work she did touching every life that was before her! She taught many how to live, how to give and guided all with love. Casey had a gift for making people feel seen and known. Born in Cleveland on March 6th, 1945 —— Casey came into the world with a purpose- To love others in purity and truth. From newborns to elders, to neighborhood kids and strangers, she demonstrated such selfless love.
In lieu of flowers please bring a children’s book to be donated to underprivileged children in memory of Casey. Cremation by DeJohn Crematory. Celebration of Life Service, Friday, February 17th, 2023, at 11 AM at Body of Christ Community Church, 38057 Erie Rd, Willoughby, OH. Family will receive friends to pay tribute to and celebrate the life of Casey at THE DeJOHN-FLYNN-MYLOTT FUNERAL HOME OF SOUTH EUCLID, 4600 MAYFIELD RD. (just east of Green Rd.) THURSDAY 4-7 PM.Print This Obituary & Condolences