Katherine S. Caledonia

April 10, 1922 - April 04, 2017

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Katherine (Kay) (Petroni) Caledonia, age 95, formerly of Brockton, died peacefully on April 4, 2017 at the Golden Living Center Wedgmere in Taunton, surrounded by her loving family.  She was the devoted wife of the late Samuel (Sam) Caledonia, and mother to the late Sammy Caledonia.  She was the sister of the late Joseph Petroni and the daughter of the late Louis and Madeline Petroni.

Kay was born in Brockton, MA on April 10, 1922, and resided there until 1995, and moved to Raynham, MA and resided there until 2015.

She attended St. Colman's and St. Margaret's church in Brockton, and St. Ann's in Raynham.

She attended Brockton High School, until the 11th grade, when she had to quit to help support her family.  Kay's greatest interest was baking for all occasions.  She was known for her special Italian cookies, everyone waited for Kay's cookies.  She also liked crafts, crochet, knit, gardening and bowling.  She was employed at Garland Mils for ten years as a packer.  She would always remember to send cards to anyone she knew on their special occasions.  She was an avid Red Sox fan.

She was a devoted mother to her two daughters, Sylvia (Caledonia) Slater and Ann Marie (Caledonia) Fedele, loving grandmother to, Brett Slater, Shannon Slater, Christina Fedele and Adam Fedele.


Funeral Information

Funeral from the Russell & Pica Funeral Home 165 Belmont St., (Rte 123) BROCKTON on Friday, April 7, at 9:30AM thence to Christ the King Parish, 54 Lyman St., Brockton where a funeral Mass will be celebrated for the repose of her soul at 10:30AM.  Interment will follow in Calvary Cemetery.  Calling Hours in the Russell & Pica Funeral Home Thursday 4:00-8:00PM.

Katherine S. Caledonia

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