“Cat” was born Anna Catherine Canady on November 10, 1978 and grew up in Columbia, SC where her loving parents and brother reside. She graduated from The University of North Carolina at Asheville with a Sociology degree and moved to Key West in 2005. “Cat” was married to Daniel Sommerfeldt on April 6, 2013 and they spent their leisure time boating and fishing near their home on Geiger Key. She also loved running, diving, swimming and spending time with family and friends. James, Catherine’s brother, says “From running marathons to catching every lobster in the ocean, you lived everyday of your life to the fullest. You unconditionally loved people and you were a light to us all.” Cat lived and loved the Florida Keys and Key West lifestyle. She was known about town for her contagious smile, abundant laughter and huge heart. Anyone who met “Cat” was a friend. Catherine will be forever remembered for her playful spirit, individuality, genuineness, love for others and her tender heart.