WINCHENDON – Phyllis L. (Donaway) Guy, 86, of 45 East Street, died peacefully Wednesday evening, May 12th, at the home of her daughter, with her family at her side.
She was born in Winchendon on August 29, 1934, daughter of the late Maurice A. and Julia Rose (Goula) Donaway and was a lifelong resident of Winchendon. Phyllis was a graduate of Murdock High School.
Phyllis worked for many years at New England Woodenware as a scheduler until her retirement. She enjoyed knitting, walking, babysitting and coloring. Her greatest enjoyment was spending time with her family.
Her husband of 55 years, Wilfred D. Guy Jr. died in 2012. She leaves a daughter, Lauri A. Guy of Winchendon; two sisters, Nancy A. Field and her husband Frederick of Winchendon and Anna M. Jarvenpaa of Lumberton, NC; her nieces and nephews, Amy, Tammy, Kelly, Chris, Lisa, Tina and Kenneth Jr. In addition to her husband, she was preceded in death by a brother, Kenneth M. Donaway; a niece, Sally Lema and a nephew, Timothy Eddings.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Monday, May 17, 2021 at 10 A.M. in St. Vincent de Paul Church, 1 Forest Street, Baldwinville. Burial will be in Riverside Cemetery, Winchendon.
Calling hours in Stone-Ladeau Funeral Home, 343 Central Street, Winchendon are Sunday, May 16, 2021 from 2 to 4 P.M.
Memorial donations may be made to MSPCA or to American Heart Association.