Caitlin Cummings Tierney, 31

Caitlin Cummings Tierney, 31, of Princeton passed away on Friday, June 14, 2019.

Caitlin, or Cat to her many friends, was born in Princeton, graduated from West Windsor-Plainsboro High School and received her BA in Art History from Fordham University. She was employed in the Data Strategy department of Dow Jones.

A talented actress with a stunning voice, Caitlin graced the stage in many leading roles including in Disney’s The Little Mermaid, My Fair Lady, Rent, Breakfast at Tiffany’s, Les Miserables, Cats and The Addams Family. Caitlin was a passionate animal lover who volunteered at SAVE, A Friend to Homeless Animals. Caitlin possessed a well-worn passport, studying abroad in Rome and traveling whenever possible, especially to her beloved Paris.

She is survived by her parents Dr. Peter Christopher and Annabel Cummings Tierney; her brother Patrick Weston Tierney; and her many aunts, uncles and cousins.

Services will be private. Memorial donations may be made in Caitlin’s memory to SAVE, A Friend to Homeless Animals at

Arrangements are under the direction of Mather-Hodge Funeral Home, Princeton.


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