Sylvia (Merrill) Wetherell

December 25, 2018


Sylvia (Merrill) Wetherell, 59 years old, died at her home, on December 25, 2018, following lengthy illness.

She was born in Pawtucket, RI, daughter of the late Lorenzo and Eva (Rose) Merrill. She was a 1975 graduate of Dighton-Rehoboth High School. She was known as "Mimi" and she loved to be with family and friends eating out and shopping. For over 30 years Sylvia was employed by the Comm of MA as an Recreational Therapist at both Paul A. Dever State School and Taunton State Hospital.

Sylvia is the wife of William P. Wetherell, Sr of Taunton and mother of William P. Wetherell, Jr. and his fiancé Jen Perry of Taunton and Joseph M. Wetherell of Taunton. She is the grandmother of Gavin and Camila. Sylvia is the sister of Robert Merrill and his wife Brenda of Taunton.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend Visiting Hours in the Crapo-Hathaway Funeral Home, 350 Somerset Ave., (Route 138 South), Taunton, on Wednesday, January 2, 2019, from 5 to 7 PM.

Donations in Sylvia's memory may be made to Dana Farber Community Cancer Care, 15 Performance Drive #110, Weymouth, MA 02189.

Calling Hours

JAN 2. 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM (EST)

Crapo-Hathaway Funeral Home
350 Somerset Avenue
Taunton, MA, 02780

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