OBITUARY: Cecilia Bolanos, 71

PLYMOUTH, MA — Cecilia Bolaños, age 71, of Plymouth, formerly of Valley Stream, Long Island, passed away peacefully on April 22nd, 2018, surrounded by her family.

Cecilia was a devoted mother and grandmother. Born in Quito, Ecuador, Cecilia moved to Jackson Heights, New York and then Valley Stream in 1980. She worked as a paralegal at the Certilman, Balin, Adler & Hyman law firm until her retirement in 2014, when she moved to Plymouth, Massachusetts to be closer to her grandchildren. She was a devout NY Mets fan and loved nature, traveling, and attending all of her grandchildren’s events.

She was the loving mother of Christian Bolaños and his wife Jennifer (Caira) of Wilmington, cherished “Grandma” of Christian, Allison and Samantha Bolaños all of Wilmington. Daughter of the late Juan and Olympia (Villagomez) Bolaños. Dear sister of Mercedes and Fanny Bolaños, both of Plymouth and Susana Poholek and her husband Frank of Rhode Island. Cecilia is also survived by her niece, Vanessa Fasanella and nephew, Alexander Poholek and their families.

Family and friends will gather at the Nichols Funeral Home, Inc., 187 Middlesex Ave. (Rt. 62) Wilmington, MA on Thursday, April 26th at 9:00 a.m., followed by a Mass of Christian Burial in St. Thomas of Villanova Church, 126 Middlesex Ave., Wilmington, at 10:00 a.m. Visiting hours will be held at the Funeral Home on Wednesday, April 25th, from 4-8 p.m.

In lieu of flowers, donations in Cecilia’s memory may be made to the Hope Hospice, 765 Attucks Lane, Hyannis, MA 02601.

Cecilia Bolaños
Cecilia Bolaños

(NOTE: The above obituary is from Nichols Funeral Home.)

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