Elizabeth Gattiglio

Elizabeth Betty Gattiglio, 91, of Bridgewater died Sunday, Feb. 24, 2013, at home, surrounded by her loved ones. Born Nov. 20, 1921, in Olean N.Y., she was the daughter of Lawrence Kuhn and Helen Kiley Kuhn (deceased). She grew up in Olean, N.Y. and was one of five children. Her brothers were; John, Jimmy, and Frank Kuhn (deceased). She is survived by her sister, Peggy McAvoy of Rochester N.Y. Betty graduated from Olean High School. She held many jobs until WWII when she devoted her time as a Rosey the Riveter at Dresser Clark Industries. On April 22, 1945, Betty married the love of her life the late Andrew Paul Gattiglio and raised three beautiful daughters. She worked for the Bank of New York for many years before retiring and moving to Massachusetts to be with her family. Betty was an avid cook and an amazing baker. She loved reading and animals. Bettys faith was strong and she prayed daily for her family. She is survived by her three daughters, Marcy Anderson and husband Hugh Anderson, of Marshfield, MA, Linda Lombardi of Lawrence, MA, and Patricia Aiello and husband Thomas Aiello of Bridgewater, MA; her grandchildren, Martin Anderson, Ben Anderson, Christopher Anderson, Elizabeth Lombardi, Mary Aiello-Jones, Meghan (Anderson) Quirke, Michael Lombardi, Ann Lombardi, Andrew Aiello; and nine great-grandchildren William, Melanie, Tommy, Sean, Charlie, Scott, Aubrey, Jack and Ella. Funeral from the Prophett-Chapman Cole & Gleason Funeral Home, 98 Bedford St., Bridgewater, Wednesday, Feb. 27, at 9 a.m. Funeral Mass in St. Thomas Aquinas Church Bridgewater at 10 a.m. Visiting hours were Tuesday, Feb. 26. from 5 - 7 p.m. Burial St. Thomas Aquinas cemetery. Memorial Donations may be made to Old Colony Elder Services, 144 Main Street, Brockton, MA 02301 or Massachusetts Special Olympics Att. Donations Yawkey Sports Training Center 512 Forest St. Marlborough, MA 01752. For online guest book and directions, please visit www.ccgfuneralhome.com. Prophett-Chapman Cole & Gleason 508-697-4332

Funeral Home

Prophett-Chapman, Cole & Gleason
98 Bedford Street Bridgewater, MA 02324
(508) 697-4332

Published in The Bridgewater Independent from Feb. 25 to Mar. 4, 2013