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Vivian Puleo

September 25, 1938 — November 18, 2022


Vivian Puleo

Vivian M. Puleo, age 84, of Stoneham, died Friday, November 18, 2022 at the Lahey Clinic and Medical Center in Burlington.

Born in Chicago, IL on September 25, 1938 she was the daughter of the late George C. and Vivian A. (Gunther) Spaulding. She was predeceased by her late husband Richard Puleo.

Vivian had worked and retired from the New England Telephone Company, later AT&T, having worked many years as a telephone operator.

She was the loving mother of the late Dorothy Williams. She was the sister of George C. Spaulding, Jr. of Seattle, WA and Beverly A. Richard of Wakefield. She was the cherished grandmother of Eric, Kevin, and Keriann, all of Vermont; and the great grandmother to Ripley.

Visitation for relatives and friends will be held at the McDonald-Finnegan Funeral Home, 322 Main St., Stoneham on Saturday, February 18 from 9:30am-11:00am. Interment to follow at Lindenwood Cemetery, Stoneham.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to PAWS, 411 Lowell Street, Wakefield, MA 01880.

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Saturday, February 18, 2023

9:30 - 11:00 am (Eastern time)

McDonald-Finnegan Funeral Home

322 Main St, Wakefield, MA 01880

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