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Jean R. (Goss) Cintolo

August 12, 2018

Jean R. (Goss) Cintolo, 85, a longtime resident of Natick, died Sunday, August 12, 2018 at her home.  Born in Natick the daughter of the late, Arthur & Eva (Price) Goss.  She was the beloved wife of the late Francis T. Cintolo who passed away in June of this year.

Jean was raised in Natick and raised her children there before moving to Framingham later in life.  She enjoyed cruises with Fran, long walks, summers on Lake Manchaaug, and most especially time spent with family and good friends. She was a proud  breast cancer survivor. Jean loved to knit and crochet; she created many sweaters, afghans, decorations and countless presents for friends and family. She was passionate about holidays and decorating especially celebrating Christmas. She worked from 1950-1996 at Babson United Investment Advisors Inc.

Jean is survived by her son David P. & his wife Isobelle of Framingham, her grandchildren, Michael W. Petro & his wife Jenna of Mendon, and Amanda J. Russell & her husband Sean of Ashland, her great grandchildren, Ava Rose & Carmelo Francis Petro, and Lincoln Francis Russell, her “adopted” children, Kathy McCallion & Donald Bowden – Texera and his husband Ron Texera, her siblings William Goss and Melvin Goss and many nieces, nephews, and cousins. Besides her loving husband Fran, Jean was predeceased by her daughter, Debra A. Cintolo, and her siblings Eva, Arthur Jr, Eleanor, Claire, Georgette, and Beverly.

Family and friends will honor and remember Jean’s life by gathering for visiting hours at the McCarthy, McKinney & Lawler Funeral Home, 11 Lincoln St. Framingham, on Thursday, August 16th from 4 – 8 P.M. Her Funeral Mass will be celebrated in St. Linus Church, 119 Hartford St., Natick on Friday morning at 10 o’clock.  Interment in St. Stephen Cemetery, Framingham.

In lieu of flowers donations can be made to the American Cancer society.


Donations may be made to:

American Cancer Society
30 Speen Street, Framingham MA 01701
Tel: 1-508-270-4698

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