Eaton Funeral Home
1351 Highland Avenue
Needham, MA 02492
More Obituaries for WINSLOW
Looking for an obituary for a different person with this name?


1920 - 2016 Obituary Condolences
WINSLOW, Pauline H. (Jenkins) Of Brewster and formerly of Needham, passed away on November 14th at the age of 96, after living a wonderful life filled with love and family. She now joins, with great joy, her husband Richard B. Winslow (a Needham Dentist). They had known each other their whole life and had never been apart. Polly found great joy on being a mother and supporting her husband and family. She was a wonderful cook and hosted the first meeting of the Needham Exchange Club at her Needham home. Along with her husband, she was a great advocate of the work of The Shrine Club of Boston and Cape Cod supporting their work with burns hospital for children. Polly also loved reading, doing puzzles, knitting and cooking. She read cookbooks like most people read novels. She is survived by her three children: Anne Carlson and her husband Bryan of Needham, her daughter, Marsha Wilder and her husband Mark of Baltimore, Maryland and her son, Richard Winslow Jr. and his wife Terry of Brewster. She also leaves her grandchildren: Jennifer Marshall and her husband Doug of Medfield, Brad Carlson and his wife Sabrina of Needham and Doug Carlson and his wife Erin of North Reading, Justin Wilder and his wife Jennifer of Virginia, Chris Wilder and his wife Melanie of Maryland and Sarah Winslow of California. She leaves many Great-Grandchildren: Paiton, Ainsley, Tyler, Brayden, Landon, Elijah, Blake, Reese, Adelyn, Addison, Avery and Maya. Expressions of sympathy may be made in Polly's name to the Shrine Club of Cape Cod, 99 Fordham Road, Wilmington, MA 01887-0578 or to Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital Needham, 148 Chestnut Street, Needham, MA 02492. Burial will be private with a memorial service to celebrate her life at a future date. Interment will be in Colebrook Cemetery in Whitman, MA. To share a memory of Pauline, please visit www.eatonfuneralhomes.com Eaton Funeral Home 781-444-0201
Published in The Boston Globe on Nov. 20, 2016
Read More
Planning Guide
Free funeral planning guide compliments of Eaton Funeral Home