Virgin Mary

Phyllis Ann (Wilbur) Gosson

September 19, 1929 ~ April 5, 2021 (age 91)

Obituary

PHYLLIS A. GOSSON, 91 OF MIDDLEBOROUGH PASSED AWAY AT BETH ISRAEL DEACONESS HOSPITAL - PLYMOUTH SURROUNDED BY HER LOVING FAMILY ON APRIL 5, 2021. 
 
SHE WAS BORN IN MIDDLEBOROUGH, THE DAUGHTER OF THE LATE ALLERTON AND 
FLORENCE ( MADDIGAN) WILBUR, AND THE SISTER  OF THE LATE MADELINE DILL  AND 
BERNARD WILBUR. SHE WAS PREDECEASED BY HER HUSBAND OF 61 YEARS  JOSEPH GOSSON  AND HER 
DAUGHTER KATHLEEN BROWN OF DELTONA , FL. SHE IS SURVIVED BY HER DAUGHTERS  JUDITH  AND AND HER HUSBAND DANIEL DONAHUE AND JOLENE AND HER HUSBAND DENNIS DENSON OF MIDDLEBOROUGH. HER  SONS DONALD GOSSON AND HIS WIFE JULIE, EDWARD GOSSON AND HIS WIFE STEPHANIE AND JAMES GOSSON ALL OF MIDDLEBOROUGH  HER SON BERNARD GOSSON AND HIS WIFE TRACY OF BUZZARDS BAY AND HER SON IN LAW RONALD BROWN OF DELTONA, FL, HER GRANDCHILDREN JERRY AND DANIEL DONAHUE, ANDREA, JOSEPH AND MATTHEW BROWN, JENNIFER CALABRESE, KYLE GOSSON AND SARAH COTE, NICOLE COSTELLO AND LAURA ROBBINS, MICHAEL AND MATTHEW MANSIR AND KATIE LUCIER AND TWENTY FIVE GREAT GRANDCHILDREN. 
 
PHYLLIS GREW UP IN MIDDLEBOROUGH AND LAKEVILLE WHERE SHE LOVED HER CAREFREE  SUMMERS AS A CHILD ON LOON POND. SHE LOVED TO READ,  KNIT AND CROCHET. SHE GRADUATED FROM MIDDLEBOROUGH HIGH SCHOOL IN 1947 AND WILFRED ACADEMY IN BOSTON IN 1948. SHE  WAS A HAIRDRESSER AT HELEN’S BEAUTY BEAUTY NOOK ON THATCHERS ROW. SHE WAS THE COOK AT MEADOWVIEW NURSING HOME IN LAKEVILLE FOR MANY YEARS BEFORE RETIRING. 
 
PHYLLIS  AND HER HUSBAND JOSEPH ENJOYED PLAYING  BINGO AND TRAVELING DURING THEIR RETIREMENT. SHE LOVED HER HOME AND FAMILY AND WAS THE HOSTESS TO MANY LARGE EXTENDED FAMILY HOLIDAY GATHERINGS MAKING MANY HAPPY MEMORIES FOR HER CHILDREN AND MANY NIECES AND NEPHEWS. 

FRIENDS MAY CALL ON SATURDAY (APRIL 10, 2021) BEGINNING AT 9 AM TO THE O'NEILL FUNERAL HOME, 59 PEIRCE STREET (CORNER OF SCHOOL STREET) MIDDLEBORO.  A GRAVESIDE SERVICE WILL FOLLOW AT 11 AM IN SAINT MARY CEMETERY.  
 
 
 

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Services

Visitation
Saturday
April 10, 2021

9:00 AM to 10:30 AM
O'Neill Funeral Home
59 Peirce Street
Middleboro, MA 02346

Graveside Service
Saturday
April 10, 2021

11:00 AM
Saint Mary Cemetery
Wood Street
Middleboro, MA 02346

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