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Caitlin Sara Uhl
  • Personalized Nursing Lighthouse, 575 S. Main, Suite #6, Plymouth, MI 48170
  • Personalized Nursing Lighthouse
    575 S. Main, Suite 6
    Plymouth, MI 48170

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“Cait was my lab partner in microbiology. She was one of the most motivated individuals I have ever met. I regret not taking her up on going out to...Read More »
1 of 22 | Posted by: Carrie Lominac - Classmate

“My sweet Caitlyn. Be forever in Gods care... we have the memories of who you were ...a spectacular loving smiling person who made anyone you came...Read More »
2 of 22 | Posted by: Deb Havens - Bloomfield, MI

“I met Caitlin when doing a training class at my job. I knew instantly how special she was. She picked everything up so fast, and it was clear to me...Read More »
3 of 22 | Posted by: Kevin Gassen - Livonia, MI

“You will be sadly missed. ”
4 of 22 | Posted by: KC Ryan - Friend

“Caitlin, A daughter, sister, granddaughter, Goddaughter, niece, cousin, friend, consoler, counselor, brave one. A light in our lives. Kathleen and...Read More »
5 of 22 | Posted by: Aunt Nora McMackin - Front Royal, VA

“Just learned of Caitlin's passing this afternoon when I dropped into Simply Fresh in Plymouth. Caitlin's former co-worker gave me the news. I was...Read More »
6 of 22 | Posted by: Jim Faber - Redford, MI

“Caitlin was light and life and goodness personified. Within moments of meeting her, I knew she was a Kindred Spirit and felt as though I had known...Read More »
7 of 22 | Posted by: Kaitlin Klaus - Plymouth, MI

“Our deepest Condolences to Caitlin's family and friends, She was very much loved by us, co-workers and our customers. We are at a loss for words...Read More »
8 of 22 | Posted by: Sam and Sue Simply fresh mediteranean grill - MI

“So sorry for your loss Cathy and Bob. Caitlin was one beautiful child.God bless your family at a time of sorrow. ”
9 of 22 | Posted by: CHuck Mulloy - Waterford, MI

“I am so beyond devastated to hear this news. I remember the first day I met Caitlin she answered my craigslist ad for a roommate at Michigan State....Read More »
10 of 22 | Posted by: Hollis Tuma - San Diego, CA

“Know that we love you and our thoughts are with you. That tap trio "together" has gone through my mind about 100 times today, along with many Myrtle...Read More »
11 of 22 | Posted by: Dave Bartula - Family Friend

“Bob and Kathleen I am so sorry to hear of your loss , I cannot image what you two must be going through. You and your family is in our prayers and...Read More »
12 of 22 | Posted by: Paul Bernard - FL - Family Friend

“So very sorry for your loss. You are in my thoughts and prayers. Wishing you strength...sending you love. ”
13 of 22 | Posted by: Valerie Castle - Phoenixville, PA

“Oh Kathy & BobI'm so sorry for your loss.. my heart just aches for you .. Caitlin was such an enthusiastic girl..I always remembered how she would...Read More »
14 of 22 | Posted by: Mary Murphy - Oxford, MI

“Caitlin you were one of my best friends. But you were my cousin too. We shared so many of life's great times and adventures together. We shared a...Read More »
15 of 22 | Posted by: Brianna McCarthy - Chicago, IL

“May you rest in peace Caitlin. Grandma is watching you now. Love you always Uncle Tom. ”
16 of 22 | Posted by: THOMAS UHL - HARPER WOODS, MI

“I am so sorry... ”
17 of 22 | Posted by: Sandy Bruss Hand

“I'm so sad to see this. Caitlin has such an amazing heart. I learned so much from her. She had an amazing way with words. I will forever have...Read More »
18 of 22 | Posted by: Monica DeStefanis - MI - Friend

“I text with Cait a few times about Bill Murray. She shared how much she loved Bill Murray. Everytime I see Bill Murray, I will think of Cait and say...Read More »
19 of 22 | Posted by: Scott Ruiz - The Villages, FL

“Caitlin and I never hung out together on High School. She wasn't even in my grade. But she still felt like a friend. Caitlyn had a smile, laugh, and...Read More »
20 of 22 | Posted by: Salvatore Russo - MI - Friend

“My fondest memories of Caitlin was the years I spent growing up at the Uhl home. The Uhl family was my second family. Cait welcomed me into the home...Read More »
21 of 22 | Posted by: Stephanie Koenig - Los angeles, CA

“Not a minute goes by when Im not thinking of my sweetheart, I miss you, I will always love you. My love goes to your Father, Mother, and sisters......Read More »
22 of 22 | Posted by: Ben Socia - Canton, MI

UHL, Caitlin Sara, On Friday, May 10, 2019, at age 33, our radiant, loving Caitlin Sara transitioned from this world to the next.
To attempt to describe Caitlin is to attempt to count the stars in the sky:
Caitlin's striking blue eyes welcomed you, her brilliant smile soothed you, her infectious laugh renewed you, her spirited hugs enveloped you.
Caitlin was, among many other things, an artist, a poet, a music enthusiast, an anthropologist, an archaeologist, a scientist, an activist, an armchair therapist, a lover of animals and nature, and a voracious student of life.
Anyone who knew Caitlin knew that she was as strong as she was tender, as fearless as she was pensive, as silly as she was sincere. She would infuse dull days with luminous laughter, pierce ordinary conversations with stark honesty, and offer sage advice during the darkest times. Caitlin was not only smart – she was clever, witty, and good at everything. Her ability to quickly learn and master any game both amazed and frustrated her family and friends – no one stood a chance at winning if Cait was playing. She was a fierce advocate for those who are often cast aside – particularly her fellowship of brothers and sisters affected by the disease of addiction. If you were Caitlin's family member or friend, you were lucky: she was generous, thoughtful, and had a special way of making others feel seen, heard, and valued. In short, she was remarkable and our world will never be the same without her.
Caitlin is survived by her parents, Kathleen and Robert; her sisters, Coreen and Kellyn; her doggie daughter, Phoebe; her Nama, Beverly McCarthy; her Godfather, "Uncle Buddy Tim" McCarthy; her Godmother, Sue Lewandowski; and many aunts, uncles, cousins, and friends.
Caitlin joins her Papa, Michael McCarthy; her grandparents, William and Leontine Uhl; her uncle William Uhl; her cousin, Kelly Edwards; her dear friend John; and her doggie brother, Oreo, in the next world.
We love you, Cait - today, tomorrow, and always.
Memorial donations may be made to: Personalized Nursing Lighthouse, 575 S. Main, Suite #6, Plymouth, MI 48170.
Memorial Visitation Wednesday, May 15, 2019 from 5:00-9:00pm with a Memorial Service at 7:00 pm at Wujek~Calcaterra & Sons, 36900 Schoenherr Road, (Metro Parkway), Sterling Heights, MI 48312. Please sign the Online Guestbook at