Dockray & Thomas Funeral Home, Canton, MA 02021
Carolyn A. Canale

Carolyn A. Canale (Linehan), age 83, of Canton, formerly of Norwood passed away January 27th at Brightview in Canton surrounded by her loving family. Born in Roslindale, she graduated from Girls Latin High School and went on to earn a BA in Home Economics from Framingham State. She was a self-employed seamstress for many years before retiring. She previously lived in Canton for over 20 years and moved to Norwood in 1989 before recently moving back to Canton. She was a former parishioner at St. Timothy’s Church in Norwood and a member of the Norwood Council on Aging and the St. Gerard Majella Prayer Group in Canton.
Beloved wife of the late Jack Canale. Mother of Michael Canale and his wife Allison of Rutland, Brian Canale and his wife Theresa of Marlboro, Nancy Patterson of Canton and Sarah Titus and her husband Gary of Canton. Step mother of Rose Bernard of N.H., Steven Small of FL, and William Small of Lakeville. Sister of Daniel Linehan of Canton, Elaine Clarke of Salem and the late Timothy and William Linehan. She is survived by her former husband Robert Small of Lakeville. Also survived by 10 grandchildren and 3 great grandchildren. Visiting hours at the Dockray & Thomas Funeral Home 455 Washington St. Canton Tuesday 4-7 pm. Funeral Mass at St. Gerard Majella Church, Canton Wednesday morning at 10. Burial St. Joseph’s Cemetery, W. Roxbury. Donations may be made in her memory to the Norwood Council on Aging 275 Prospect St. Norwood, MA 02062.
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Dockray & Thomas Funeral Home
455 Washington St.
Canton, MA USA 02021