Eileen M. (Scahill) Callery, 87, of Hopedale passed away Tues. March 27, 2018 at Countryside Healthcare of Milford. She was the wife of the late Robert M. Callery who died in 2015.
Mrs. Callery was born March 5, 1931 in Hopedale the daughter of the late James and Sarah (Norton) Scahill. She was a lifelong resident of Hopedale and a graduate of St. Mary’s High School, Class of 1949.
Eileen was a wonderful and devoted wife, mother and grandmother. She loved her family and was wellknown for her cooking expertise. She was a member of the Sacred Heart Church of Hopedale.
Mrs. Callery is survived by three sons, Robert J. and his wife Donna Callery and James P. and his wife Cheryl Callery all of Hopkinton, Paul C. and his wife Donna Callery of Bellingham, one daughter, Mary M. and her husband Matthew Smith of Hopedale, three sisters, Dorothy Gately of Hopedale, Pauline D’Alesio of Needham, Nancy Power of Hopedale, 11 grandchildren and many nieces and nephews. She was pre-deceased by her sister, Mary Chalella, her daughter-in-law, Tomoko Callery and her brother John Scahill.
Visiting hours will be held Mon. April 2, 2018 from 5-7 PM in the BUMA SARGEANT FUNERAL HOME, 42 Congress St., Milford.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Tues. April 3, 2018 at 10 AM in Sacred Heart Church, 187 Hopedale St., Hopedale.
Burial will be at the convenience of the family at a later date.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Blaire House of Milford, Attn: Blaire Adult Day Program, 20 Claflin St., Milford, MA 01757. www.bumafuneralhome.com