Carol A. (Kennedy) Willis, age 79, of Maynard, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, July 19, 2022. She was the loving wife of the late William W. Willis Sr.
Carol was born in Newport, Rhode Island on December 3, 1942, the daughter of the late Peter A. and Mary C. (McKenna) Kennedy. She was raised and educated in Arlington, MA. Carol and William married on February 14, 1970 and settled in Maynard where they raised their family.
Carol worked for many years as a housekeeper for families and hotels in the local area of Maynard.
Carol loved horses and German Shepherds. She was an avid Boston Red Sox Fan.
She is survived by her son, Robert A. Willis of Maynard; her daughter-in-law, Lynn Willis of Maynard; her grandchildren, Samantha Wheeler, Kirstyn Knowles, Brandon Tebo and Ryan Lofgren; her niece, Kim Kendall and nephew, Bryan Lombardo; seven great grandchildren and four great nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her three sons, Michael S. Willis, Matthew P. Willis and William W. Willis Jr; granddaughter Katrina Coffey.