- January 10, 2017
- Waltham, Massachusetts
of Phyllis' Passing
- In lieu of flowers, a donation in memory of Phyllis to Bristol Lodge 205 Bacon St., Waltham, MA 02451 or the Animal Rescue League 10 Chandler St Boston, MA 02116 would be appreciated
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“so sorry hearing about the death of you mother , we are cousins. i remember your mother as a young girl she was very beautiful and kind. her loss...Read More »
1 of 7 | Posted by: Virginia Leacy Price - LaPlata, MD
“So sad to hear. My sincere sympathies to you two and your families.
2 of 7 | Posted by: Beth Holland - Boston, MA
“What a great person Phyllis was. Sorry for all about your loss. Love, Jack.
3 of 7 | Posted by: Jack Kelly - Waltham, MA - Family
“Jodie and Julie, my deepest sympathies to you and your family at the passing of your mom. Jodie, I will never forget growing up in Newton and the...Read More »
4 of 7 | Posted by: Fran & Frank Eldridge & Family - MA
“Phyllis was a lovely classy lady. She will be sorely missed by so many. Our deepest sympathies to all of you for your loss.Love,Scott, Linda, Andrew...Read More »
5 of 7 | Posted by: Linda Christlieb - Natick, MA
“My condolences to Julie, Jodie and family. Even though I never had the pleasure of meeting your mother if she was anything like you Julie she was...Read More »
6 of 7 | Posted by: Mary Cicciu - cotuit, MA - Friend
“To Julie, Billy, Caitlyn and Casey. Our deepest condolences. Thinking of you at this sad time and sending love.
7 of 7 | Posted by: Carl and Gale DiRusso - MA
Phyllis E. (Kendig) Caruso of Waltham, formerly of Newton, passed away on Jan. 10, 2017 at Newton Wellesley Hospital. She was 81.
Phyllis was a graduate of Newton High School and had worked as a travel agent at Arriva Travel in Newton Corner. She was an avid reader and fan of all Boston sports teams. She loved her family and spending time with her granddaughters, knitting, poetry, music, spending time at the beach. She also had a special love of animals.
She was the loving mother of Jodie Chicco of Waltham and Julie Kelly and her husband William of Natick and devoted grandmother of Casey and Caitlyn Kelly. Sister of Rea Kendig and his wife Rose of Burlington and the late Richard Kendig and his surviving wife Loretta formerly of Newton. Also survived by many nieces and nephews.
Her funeral will be from the Eaton & Mackay Funeral Home, 465 Centre St., NEWTON CORNER, on Sat., Jan. 14 at 10 AM followed by a service in the Newton Cemetery Chapel at 11 AM. Visiting hours are Fri. 4-7.
In lieu of flowers, a donation in memory of Phyllis to Bristol Lodge 205 Bacon St., Waltham, MA 02451 or the Animal Rescue League 10 Chandler St Boston, MA 02116 would be appreciated
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