Floral 05

Catherine (Wentzell) Wells

August 21, 1944 ~ December 29, 2023 (age 79) 79 Years Old

Catherine Wells Obituary

Catherine (Wentzell) Wells of Medford, MA, formerly of Cambridge, MA, passed away peacefully with her family by her side on Friday, December 29, 2023. Cathy leaves behind her beloved husband, James Wells with whom she shared 58 years of marriage.  She also leaves her children and their families: Sons James Jr. and his wife Pamela of Northbridge, MA, Robert and his wife Susan of Lyndeborough, NH, and daughter Catherine Letorney of Medford, MA. Cathy was loving Nana to Michael, Amanda, Amber, Christopher, Ashley, and Samantha. Cathy’s dogs always had a special place in her heart, she leaves behind Rolo who was her constant companion and never left her side. Cathy was predeceased by her parents, Arthur and Catherine (Long) Wentzell and two sisters, Mary Harvey and Joanne Takach. She also leaves behind several nieces and nephews. Cathy was born and raised in Cambridge, MA where she met the love of her life, James, and raised their family.  She graduated from Cambridge High and Latin High School and worked for many years for the City of Cambridge Traffic Department where she became friendly with many people in the city.  She was deeply religious and found much strength in prayer during her times of difficulty.  Cathy will be greatly missed by many.

Relatives and friends are kindly invited to attend visiting hours in the Immaculate Conception Church, 600 Pleasant St., Malden, on Saturday morning, January 6th from 9:00 - 10:00 followed by a Funeral Mass at 10:00 AM. Interment will follow in Oak Grove Cemetery, Medford. In lieu of flowers, donations in memory of Catherine can be made to the animal shelter of your choice, which Cathy cared about deeply, would be greatly appreciated. 

 

To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Catherine (Wentzell) Wells, please visit our floral store.

Friends and family have shared their relationship to show their support.
How do you know Catherine (Wentzell) Wells?
We are sorry for your loss.
Help others honor Catherine's memory.
Email
Print
Copy

Services

Visitation
Saturday
January 6, 2024

9:00 AM to 10:00 AM
Immaculate Conception Church
600 Pleasant St
Malden, MA 02148

Funeral Mass
Saturday
January 6, 2024

10:00 AM
Immaculate Conception Church
600 Pleasant St
Malden, MA 02148

Interment following the Funeral Mass
Saturday
January 6, 2024

11:30 AM
Oak Grove Cemetery
230 Playstead Road
Medford, MA 02155

SHARE OBITUARY

© 2024 Brown & Hickey Funeral Home. All Rights Reserved. Funeral Home website by CFS & TA | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy | Accessibility