HACKENSACK, Minnesota — Michael S. "Mike" Caterino, 86, of Hackensack, Minnesota, passed away Sunday, Feb. 11, 2018, at his home.
Mike was born to Mary (Zito) and Samuel Caterino in Missoula on Nov. 27, 1931. Mike graduated from Missoula County High School in 1949. He served four years in the Montana National Guard, four years in the U.S. Navy and was a lifetime member of the VFW and the American Legion.
Mike started his career in commercial painting with Dickerson Paint of Stevensville on the Hungry Horse Dam project. He retired after 35 years in the painting industry from Swanson and Youndale of Minnesota.
Mike was an avid hunter and fisherman. This included the love of hunting pheasants on his grandparents, John and Anna Zito's farm in Corvallis. His favorite hobby was woodworking.
Mike is survived by his wife Arlene of Hackensack, Minnesota, his sisters Mary Ann Barrington, Patricia Caterino, three nieces Billie Barrington, Michelle Williamson and Roma Moen of Montana, four step-children of Minnesota and many friends.