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Gwendolyn Blumenthal
January 19, 2023


Gwendolyn Veronica was born on November 6th, 1949. She lived with her mom, grandmother, uncle, and siblings in the village of Tuits, Montserrat in the British West Indies.
After graduation from school Gwendolyn worked in the town’s bake shop, where she met her husband, Jerry. It was love at first sandwich. They were wed in holy matrimony on the 7th day of April 1973 in Monserrat.
Gwendolyn and Jerry moved to Massachusetts in 1973. On December 16th, 1973, Gwendolyn gave birth to their only child, Tracey.
Gwendolyn was a full-time housewife and fostered many different children within her home. She nurtured and cultivated them as though they were her own.
One thing about Gwendolyn, she was a kind soul. When you have encounter her, you immediately felt her love and warmth. There was not a person she’s met that she did not like. She was such a nurturing, encouraging and compassionate woman. Full of strength and grace.
Gwendolyn enjoyed listening to her gospel music and singing right along. In her spare time, she loved to watch her favorite shows such as Bewitched, I Dream of Jennie, Supernatural, and lately automobile and home rebuild shows. Gwendolyn was also a wonderful cook.
Gwendolyn enjoyed spending time with her family. When she, her daughter and granddaughter would come together, she would share childhood stories that always made them laugh.
On Thursday, January 19th, 2023, Gwendolyn Veronica Blumenthal received her wings. Gwendolyn is survived by Her loving husband Jerry; Her precious daughter, Tracey and her husband, Oyono; Her sweet granddaughter, Brianna; and siblings Michael, Evelina, Austin, Samuel, and Nathan. In addition to a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends. Visiting hours in the Dockray and Thomas Funeral Home 455 Washington St. Canton on Tuesday from 9:30 - 11 AM followed by a funeral home service at 11 Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend. Interment at 12:30 at Sharon Memorial Park.
Gwendolyn was a remarkable person and will be missed, however she will forever be with us in our hearts.

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Dockray & Thomas Funeral Home
455 Washington St.
Canton, MA 02021