Catherine "Kay" (Lombardo) Borrelli, 94, passed away peacefully at Mary Immaculate Nursing Home on Thursday, May 21, 2020. She was the wife of the late Guy Borrelli, with whom she shared forty-nine wonderful years in marriage.
The daughter of the late Oliva (DeMonte) and Sebastino Lombardo, Catherine was born in Pawcatuck, CT. She met her husband, Guy in Connecticut and later they moved to Methuen, MA, where they raised their family.
Catherine was a stay-at-home mom, but later in life worked at Almy’s department store and volunteered for many years at the Methuen Senior Center. Catherine was very creative and crafted beautiful quilts and needle work pieces. She was also an avid walker. Catherine loved to color and create beautiful pictures.
Catherine leaves her three children, James Borrelli, of Los Angeles, CA, Virginia Uniejewski of North Andover, MA, and Anthony Borrelli and his wife Beverly of Methuen; three grandchildren, Dr. Maria Borrelli of Boston, MA, Carla Borrelli of Chattanooga, TN and Diane Uniejewski of North Andover; her sister, Anna Weaver; and brothers, Anthony Lombardo and John Lombardo, all of Connecticut; along with many nieces and nephews.
She is predeceased by her brother, Sardi Lombardo of Delaware.
The family would like to thank the staff of Mary Immaculate Nursing for the special care and support they provided over the past few years.
Due to the current COVID-19 situation all services will be held in private. Family and friends will be invited to attend a memorial mass at a later time.