FRAMINGHAM – Judith Evelyn (Latino) Killian, 71, of Framingham, died on Wednesday, March 23, 2022 at the Metrowest Medical Center in Framingham following a brief illness.
She was born in Framingham on June 17, 1950 the daughter of the late Normand J. Picard and Evelyn B. (Marino) Picard.
Judith was the wife of the late Michael T. Killian who died on January 2, 2015.
She is survived by her loving daughter Melissa E. Hennelly and her husband Andrew Hennelly of Framingham. She was the cherished and devoted “Nana” of Evelyn M. Hennelly. She is also survived by her sister Louann Sampson of Wayland and her nephew Jason Sampson and his wife Robin Sampson of Milford.
Judith has been a longtime resident of Framingham and was a graduate of Framingham North High School. She also resided in Natick for 34 years before returning to Framingham.
Judith was a Certified Nursing Assistant and was affiliated, for many years, with the Cushing Hospital in Framingham.
For over 34 years, she was associated with Michael J. Connolly Bus Services as a Bus Driver for students attending Natick High School, middle and elementary schools. She loved all the children that she met over the years. She also enjoyed watching reality television programs, spending time on the Cape and browsing gifts shops and has a passion for collecting jewelry that she wore proudly.
Judith will be remembered for being a loving and caring mother and grandmother to her family and always putting them before herself. Evie was the light of her life and she enjoyed all the time she had caring for her and enjoying being the Nana. She will be fondly remembered and loved by all the lives that she touched over the years.
Visitations will be held on Friday, April 1, 2022 from 4 to 7 p.m. followed by a prayer service at the John C. Bryant Funeral Home, 56 Pemberton Rd (off Rt. 30), Cochituate Village, Wayland.
In lieu of flowers, her family kindly suggests that gifts in her memory may be sent to the American Heart Assoc. PO Box 840692, Dallas, TX 75284-0692 or www.heart.org).