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Catherine A. 'Kay' (Falzone) Chiarelli

Catherine A. 'Kay' (Falzone) Chiarelli
  • October 6, 1940 - February 6, 2022
  • South Dennis, Massachusetts

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“Tony, sorry to just now learn of your loss. Thinking of you, back in Waltham, and of course Class of '59! ”
1 of 16 | Posted by: Cynthia Pattison

“Tony and family, Please accept my sincere condolences. You will be in my prayers.Sincerely, Gloria Champion ”
2 of 16 | Posted by: Gloria J. Champion Champion - MA

“TONY.MY DEEPEST SYMPATHY. ”
3 of 16 | Posted by: JAY BIGGINS - WALTHAM, MA

“My prayers to Tony and the Chiarelli Family. Catherine was a wonderful women. ”
4 of 16 | Posted by: Annette Crowley - Mashpee, MA

“My condolences and sympathy to Tony and the Chiarelli and Falzone families. You will be in my thoughts and prayers. ”
5 of 16 | Posted by: Gary Daddario - Family Friend

“Tony, I am very sorry for you loss, was unable to attend condolences to you and rest of family during this difficult time. Sincerely Larry Brannelly ”
6 of 16 | Posted by: Larry Brannelly - Waltham, GA

“My heartfelt condolence to Tony and the entire Chiarelli family.Ernie Rogers ”
7 of 16 | Posted by: Ernie Rogers - Waltham, MA

“Tony and Family, I was so sorry to read of Kay's passing. She was a lovely lady and it was a pleasure and an honor to have known her..Kenny thought...Read More »
8 of 16 | Posted by: Mary Ann McGilvray - Fitchburg, MA

“Tony, my thoughts and prayers are with you and your family during this difficult time. ”
9 of 16 | Posted by: Jack Flynn - Wolfeboro, NH

“Uncle Tony, Tony, Mark and Karen,I am so very sorry to learn about Auntie Kay's passing. She was such a special, one of a kind person with such a...Read More »
10 of 16 | Posted by: Lisa Stewart Ferolito - Pepperell, MA

“To Tony and his family, Kay has endured much in the last several years. May she R.I.P. My condolences to the Chiarelli family. ”
11 of 16 | Posted by: Bill McQuiggan - Waltham, MA

“Tony, Tony Jr., Mark, and KarenTruly sorry for your loss, remembering the good times we all shared in the "old neighborhood."Thoughts and prayers...Read More »
12 of 16 | Posted by: Patti Sidebottom - Celina, TN

“My cousin Kay was a wonderful person. I will miss her terribly. To her husband Tony and kids Tony, Mark and Karen, her daughter in laws and her...Read More »
13 of 16 | Posted by: Donna Postizzi - Shrewsbury, MA

“My deepest sympathy to all of you. Wishing you moments of peace during this difficult time. ”
14 of 16 | Posted by: Susan Morrison - Boston, MA

“Hi,it has been many years but I remember the Chiarelli family very well. I am sorry for the loss of your Mom and Grandmother. She was always kind to...Read More »
15 of 16 | Posted by: Patricia Bertrand - Billerica, MA

“Hugs to All who knew and loved Kay. Growing up Kay always had a warm smile and a quick wit to keep you on your toes. Loved the weekend cookouts at...Read More »
16 of 16 | Posted by: Sue Wilson - Wrentham, MA


South Dennis – Mrs. Catherine A. 'Kay' (Falzone) Chiarelli, of South Dennis, formerly of Waltham, died at home on Sunday, February 6, 2022. She was 81.

Kay was born in Waltham on October 6, 1940 to the late James P. and Ann F. (Caminiti) Falzone. Raised in Watertown, she graduated from Watertown High School in 1958. She married Anthony D. Chiarelli in Sacred Heart Church on August 12, 1962 and the pair made Waltham their home before moving to South Dennis in 1997.

Until her retirement Kay worked at the Brimmer and May School in Newton and before that had worked at Compo Industries and at Precison Inventories, both in Waltham.

Kay's life was her family . . . she loved her roles as wife, mother and grandmother. She was happiest being with her grandchildren. She was an avid tennis player and an accomplished golfer who spent many happy days playing at courses on the Cape.

Kay leaves her husband, Waltham Police Captain (Ret.) Anthony D. Chiarelli; her children, Anthony J. Chiarelli (Annie) of Milford, Mark A. Chiarelli (Cheryl) of North Attleboro and Karen A. Chiarelli (Karen David) of Hopkinton and her grandchildren, Victoria, Stefani, Kristina, Mark, Lindsey and Andrew Chiarelli.

Family and friends will honor and remember Kay's life by gathering for calling hours in The Joyce Funeral Home, 245 Main Street (Rte. 20), Waltham on Friday, February 11th from 4 to 8 p.m. Funeral services will be held in the funeral home on Saturday morning at 10 a.m. Burial will follow in Mount Feake Cemetery, Waltham.

Memorial donations may be made to VNA of Cape Cod – Hospice, 255 Independence Drive, Hyannis, MA 02601.