Eleanor T. Colleton
1928 ∼ 2020
Eleanor T. (Ellie) Colleton died peacefully on October 11, 2020 at the age of 92 after a period of failing health.
She was born in Boston, Ma. to John A. and Marie A. Mueller and was raised in Roxbury, Ma., most of her life. After meeting the "love" of her life, "Chick & Chickie " were married in 1946 and went on to raise four beautiful children. In 1963, they moved to Cape Cod where Ellie soon fell in love with the beach AKA "Nana's Beach" which was renamed for her by her great grandchildren after spending most every summer day there.
She was pre-deceased by her loving husband, Robert J. Colleton Sr. and two of her daughters Eleanor T. Gustowski and Barbara A. Kelley.
She is survived by her daughter Eileen M. Fowler and her husband Jerry of West Yarmouth and her son Robert J. Colleton Jr. and his wife Christine of Osterville.
Ellie was always proud of her large family which consisted of 15 Grandchildren, 27 Great Grandchildren and 5 Great, Great Grandchildren She also leaves behind one son-in-law Wellington (Sonny) Kelley and her dear friend Carol Andreozzi.
Visiting hours will be held on Wednesday October 14th from 4 – 6 PM at the Morris, O’Connor & Blute Funeral Home, 58 Long Pond Dr., South Yarmouth. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Thursday October 15th at 11 AM at Saint Pius X Church, Station Ave., South Yarmouth. Burial will be in Pine Grove Cemetery, South Yarmouth.
Gifts in Eleanor’s memory may be made to The Jimmy Fund, 10 Brookline Place West, 6th Floor
Brookline, MA 02445-7226