Anna M. (Ryan) Wigglesworth

August 16, 2002

Wigglesworth – by accident, Friday, August 16th, in Tewksbury, formerly of Woburn, Anna M. (Ryan), beloved wife of the late Frank S. Wigglesworth. Devoted mother of Joan M. Jampsa – Pastorello and her husband Charles J. of Tewksbury. Dear sister of the late Margaret E. Sullivan. Loving grandmother of Ann M. and Scott C. Pastorello. Cherished aunt of James L. Sullivan of TX, Edward R. Sullivan of Woburn, and her grandnieces Colleen M. and Mariah Sullivan. Funeral from the Lynch-Cantillon Funeral Home, 263 Main Street, Woburn, on Thursday, August 22nd at 9:15 a.m. Funeral Mass in St. Anthony Church, 851 Main Street, North Woburn at 10. Calling hours are Wednesday from 2 to 4 and 7- 9 p.m. Interment in Woodbrook Cemetery, Woburn. Donations may be made in Anna’s memory to the American Diabetes Assoc., One Bromfield Street, 5th floor, Boston MA, 02108

OBITUARY:

Anna M. (Ryan) Wigglesworth passed away Friday ,August 16th , at St. Memorial Hospital in Lowell, after a tragic accident. The beloved wife of the late Frank S. Wigglesworth, she was seventy-five years of age.

Born in Woburn, Anna was the daughter of the late Leo and May E.( Fitzpatrick.) Ryan. Raised in Woburn, she attended the Woburn Public School and was a graduate of Woburn High School. After High School, she worked as a secretary at Mitre where she remained for over thirty years before retiring in 1990. Always the “social director”, Anna organized company picnics, social committees and during the Christmas season, played Santa’s helper. Anna was devoted to her family and they have many wonderful memories of Hampton, NH, where they summered for over fifty years. Anna’s “club gatherings???brought she and her dear friends togfether to share special times. She was very active in St. Anthony’s parish, a church her uncle helped to build. In 1973 Anna moved to Tewskbury where her daughter, son-in-law and grandchildren were close by.

In addition to her husband Frank S. Wigglesworth, Anna was preceded in death by her sister Margaret E. Sullivan.

Survivng is her daughter, Joan M. Jampsa-Pastorello and her husband Charles J. of Tewksbury, her grandchildren Ann M. and Scott C. Pastorello, her nephews, James L. Sullivan of TX, Edward R. Sullivan of Woburn and her grandnieces, Colleen M. and Mariah Sullivan.

Funeral from the Lynch-Cantillon Funeral Home, 263 Main Street, Woburn, on Thursday, August 22nd, at 9:15 a.m.. Funeral Mass in St. Anthony Churtch, 851 Main Street, North Woburn, at 10. Calling hours are Wednesday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Interment in Woodbrook Cemetery, Woburn. Donations may be made in Anna’s memory to the American Diabetes Assoc., One Bromfield Street, 5th Floor, Boston, MA 02180.

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