ELEANOR G. (THAYER) SILLERY(1920 - 2013)

SILLERY, Eleanor G. (Thayer) Of Norwood, formerly of Belmont and Hawthorne, NY, passed away peacefully at home on Tuesday, June 4, 2013. Born in Somerville, she was the daughter of the late Rollo E. and Annette (Harding) Thayer and beloved wife of the late John J. Sillery. Mrs. Sillery was a longtime volunteer and member of the auxiliary at Norwood Hospital. Loving mother of John J. Sillery, Jr. and his wife Catherine Mary of St. Louis, MO; cherished grandmother of Catherine Mary and her husband Scott Chervitz, Amy Loughman and her husband John Carter, Margaret Ann and her husband Ray Hunt, and David John Sillery and his wife Kimberly. She is also survived by eleven great-grandchildren, one great-great grandson, several nieces and nephews, and many dear friends. Funeral services will be held on Friday, June 7, at 9:00 AM from the Gillooly Funeral Home, 126 Walpole Street (Rte. 1A), NORWOOD, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 10:00 AM in St. Catherine of Siena Church, 547 Washington Street, Norwood. Interment will follow the Mass in Highland Cemetery, Norwood. Relatives and friends are invited and may call Today, Thursday, June 6, from 4:00-8:00 PM at the funeral home. Memorial contributions in memory of Eleanor G. Sillery may be made to Norwood Hospital, 800 Washington Street, Norwood, MA 02062. Gillooly Funeral Home Norwood 781-762-0174 www.gilloolyfuneralhome.com

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Gillooly Funeral Home
126 Walpole Street Norwood, MA 02062
(781) 762-0174
Published in The Boston Globe on June 6, 2013