Matilda M. Caradonna

August 18, 1939 ~ May 25, 2021 (age 81)


Matilda M. “Tillie” Caradonna, 81, a lifelong resident of Framingham died suddenly on Tuesday May 25, 2021. Born in Framingham she was the daughter of the late Vito S. Sr. & Mary C. (Rappazzo) Caradonna.

Tillie attended Framingham schools and worked in John & Son’s Italian Bakery, as a nurse’s aid at Cushing Hospital, and for many years in housekeeping at Framingham Union Hospital. Kind and thoughtful, she never missed an opportunity to send a card for any and every occasion. Tillie knew everyone and everyone knew and loved her.

Tillie is survived by her sister, Anne Caradonna of Framingham, her lifelong friend, Jean Wright of Framingham, several nieces, nephews, and cousins, and many friends. Besides her parents, she was predeceased by her brothers, Richard J. and Vito Jr.

Family and friends will honor and remember Tillie’s life by celebrating her Funeral Mass on Tuesday morning, June 1st in St. Tarcisius Church, 562 Waverley St. Framingham at 10 o’clock. Interment will follow in St. Stephen Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, remembrances may be made in Tillie’s name to: St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis, TN 38105,


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Funeral Mass
June 1, 2021

10:00 AM
St. Tarcisius Church
562 Waverly Street
Framingham, MA 01702

Interment following funeral service
June 1, 2021

St. Stephen Cemetery


St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis TN 38105
Tel: 1-800-805-5856

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