Paula J. (Cirioni) Lee, 79, passed Thursday, March 16, 2017,one day short of her 80th birthday at Lanessa Extended Care in Webster. Her husband, Robert E. Lee died in 1987.
She leaves her children; William Lee and his wife Donna of Huntington, TN., Joan C. Branagan-Carrier and her husband D.J. of Webster, and Diane Branagan-Manzello and her husband Anthony of Milford, a brother, Arthur Cirioni, Jr. of Derry, N.H. and a sister, Linda Pelchat and her husband Raymond of Milford,N.H., 6 grandchildren and 1 great grandchild.
Paula was born in Framingham, daughter of the late Arthur and Frances (Hunter) Cirioni, Sr. and was also predeceased by 2 sons; Mark and Christopher Branagan and twin siblings Jack Cirioni of Maryland and Jean Shaw of N.Y.
Paula worked as a food service director at U.Mass Hospital in Worcester and then for Beaumont Nursing Home in Westborough.
She was a gourmet chef and enjoyed playing the piano.
Calling Hours for Paula will be Wednesday, March 22, 2017 from 4-6PM in the ROBERT J. MILLER FUNERAL HOME and LAKE CHAPEL, 366 School St., followed by a Service at 6PM in the funeral home.
Burial will be at a later date.
In lieu of flowers, Memorial Contributions may be made to: Hospice Services of Western Mass., 1325 Springfield St., Feeding Hills, MA. 01030.
An On Line Guest Book for Paula, or to Share a Memory, please visit:RJMillerfunerals.net