GALESBURG -- Catherine A. Perelli, 89, formerly of 1047 E. North St., died at 3:50 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. 17, 1999, at Galesburg Cottage Hospital. Born May 13, 1909, in Galesburg to Swan August and Hilda Sophia Helstrom Yelmgren, she married John E. Perelli on April 5, 1933, in Galesburg. He died May 11, 1982. One brother and one sister also preceded her in death. Surviving are one son, Michael of Herndon, Va.; one sister, Alfhild Mawby of Galesburg; two grandsons; and one great-grandson. She graduated from Brown's Business College. She was a member of First Lutheran Church. Services will be at 10 a.m. Friday at Hinchliff-Pearson-West Galesburg Chapel. The Rev. Paul Johnson will officiate. There will be no visitation. Burial will be in East Linwood Cemetery.