Obituaries

Kathleen A. (Sullivan) Wesley

January 14th, 2014

Kathleen A. (Sullivan) Wesley, age 73, of Wilmington, passed away peacefully on January 12th, at the Sawtelle Family Hospice House.  Wife of Richard R. Wesley of North Reading, loving mother of Rick Wesley and his wife Krista of West Newbury and the late Mark J. Wesley, cherished grandmother of Shannon, Danny and Kate Wesley, daughter of the late Thomas and Ellen (Naughton) Sullivan, and dear sister of Mary Ford of Bedford, William Sullivan of Yarmouth Port and Thomas Sullivan of Las Vegas.

Family and friends are invited for visitation at the Nichols Funeral Home, Inc., 187 Middlesex Ave. (Rte. 62), Wilmington, on Saturday, January 18th, from 9-11 a.m. immediately followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at St. Thomas of Villanova Church, 126 Middlesex Ave., Wilmington at 11:00 a.m. Memorial donations in Kathleen’s name can be made to the Sawtelle Family Hospice House, c/o VNA of Middlesex-East, 607 North Ave, Suite 17, Wakefield, MA  01880.  Immediately following the Funeral Mass, Kathleen’s family will be receiving guests at the Hillview Country Club, 149 North St., North Reading, to continue a celebration of Kathleen’s life.

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7 Entries in Guest Book for “Kathleen A. (Sullivan) Wesley”

  1. John Gerhartz says:

    Rick and Family, so sorry to hear of your mom’s passing, may you take comfort in the love she shared you all and cherish all the memories you have of her. She will be greatly missed by all who knew and loved her. She was a great Neighbor to everyone on the road, Kris and I will miss having our middle of the road chats with her, we shared lots of laughs together, May she rest in peace. God Bless. John and Kris Gerhartz

  2. Arleen Perrotti-Harris says:

    Rick & Family, as I look at this tribute to your mom, I cannot help but bring myself back to the times I visited and sat at her kitchen table and had coffee and she would show me pictures of the family she loves so much. There are many people who will miss her and in time the wonderful memories will sustain you. God Bless all of you and may sweet Kay rest in peace. Arleen

  3. janet Schiavoni says:

    I knew Kay from the water aerobics class at Cedardale. What a lovely, funny, sweet, kind woman that she was. She adored her family – her boys and her grandchildren and they brought her much laughter and love. I really got to know Kay after her son died. Perhaps having gone through the suicide of a family member, I had a more immediate connection to her emotionally. We spoke much of loss and grief but also of all the happiness and love and joy that our lost ones had brought to us. I am sorry for your tremendous losses over the last two years. Kay was the quintessential class act – always with a kind word, a hug and a real interest in the OTHER person. My thoughts and prayers are with you. janet schiavoni

  4. Paula Roberts says:

    Rick and Family, I am so sorry for your loss. For the short time i knew your mom I just loved her, she was such a warm loving women you felt you had a friend for life. I know it is hard when our loved ones leave us, but try to take comfort in knowing she is always with you watching as your children grow and feeling so proud of everyone.

  5. Frances and Joseph Walsh says:

    Dear Rick and Family, Please accept our sincere sympathies for your loss. We met when she and your dad purchased our home on Willis Ave in Medford, and we became fast friends, which we are sure is no surprise to you and your family, since she had such a loving and giving nature. We have fond memories of her when we played cards and will always hold them dear, and we hope that the wonderful memories you and your family made with her, will bring you all solace.

  6. Arlene Feltz says:

    Our deepest sympathy to Rick and all of Kay’s family. We have lots of fond memories of Kay back when we lived on Bradshaw St. Our daughter Kathy babysat for you and Mark when you were very young. Kay was a beautiful person , her smile could light up a room. Know that she is at peace and you have a special Angel watching ver you. Joe and Arene Feltz.

  7. Nancy Matulewicz says:

    My deepest sympathy to Rick and family. Met Kay about 12 years ago and
    immediately became friends. She teased me about being older than her
    (1 month) Although I had never met her grandchildren, I felt like I
    knew them I heard so much about them. Will miss our lunches and long
    chats on the phone. She will be missed by all who knew her. She will always
    be in my heart.

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