Obituary: Lidia Anne (Tebaldi) Kiley, 92

Lidia A. (Tebaldi) Kiley, 92, a lifelong resident of Southborough, passed away on Sunday, February 9, 2020 at St. Vincent’s Hospital in Worcester after a period of declining health.

She was the wife of the late Robert M. Kiley, who died in 2008.

Born in Southborough, she was the daughter of the late Terenzio and Augusta (Facondini) Tebaldi.

Lidia was a 1945 graduate of the former Peter’s High School in Southborough and worked at Dennison Manufacturing Company in Framingham before she married Bob. After her marriage Lidia was a stay at home Mom and enjoyed being a homemaker. During certain times of the year, she worked numerous years for the town of Southborough knocking on doors to gather information for the census before they were mailed to individual addresses and she also worked many years at the polls during town, state and national elections. Lidia was a member of St Matthew Church where she sang in the choir; Southborough Catholic Women’s Club and the former Southborough Players Club. 

She is survived by her loving and adoring family and they are, her children, John Kiley of Berlin; Terry Kiley of Southborough; Mary T. Peterson and her husband Eric of Tynsborough; her siblings, Rena Blais of Framingham; Wilma Saunders of Ohio; Gino Tebaldi and his wife Mary of Hudson; 4 grandchildren, Lauren Giroux and her husband Kyle, Carl and Bret Peterson; Samantha Kiley; and many nieces and nephews.

Visiting hours will be held on Monday, February 17, from 4 to 7 pm at the Morris Funeral Home, 40 Main Street, Southborough.

A Mass of resurrection will be held on Tuesday, February 18, at 10:30 am at St Matthew Church, 26 Highland Street, Southborough.

Memorial contributions may be sent in Lidia’s memory to Catholic TV, Box 9196, 34 Chestnut Street, Watertown, MA 02471.

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(Obituary and photo via Morris Funeral Home)

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