Cathy Pirrie

Diocese of Algoma

Cathy was born in Sarnia, Ontario and received degrees from Western Michigan University and the University of Regina. She has lived and worshiped in five dioceses – Huron, Qu’Appelle, Quebec, Ontario and Algoma. She taught elementary school, French Immersion, in Kingston, Ontario and served as a steward and an executive for her teachers’ union. Her participation in the church has included support of children’s programs and altar guild work.  Before retiring, Cathy and her husband bought property in Huron Shores and started attending summer services at Church of the Redeemer, Thessalon. Cathy is active in her church and new community, the Municipality of Huron Shores, located about mid-way between Sault Ste. Marie and Sudbury.