Doris M. (Tricca) Kallis, age 91

of Hyannis

Doris M. (Tricca) Kallis, age 91

Doris M. (Tricca) Kallis, age 91, of Hyannis and Winter Haven, Fla., formerly of Canton, died peacefully Friday, January 13, 2023 at the Winter Haven Hospital.

Doris was born in Malden, to the late Mauro and Genevieve (Pesaturo) Tricca. Raised and educated in Malden, she was a graduate of Malden Catholic High School, Class of 1949. She lived in Hyannis for thirty-seven years, was a winter resident of Winter Haven, Fla. for thirty-eight years, and previously lived in Canton for many years.

She was employed as a paralegal with her late husband, John’s, law firm, Kallis & Kallis of Boston.

Doris loved spending time at the pool with family and friends. She was an avid Boston Red Sox and Boston Celtics fan.

Beloved wife of the late John N. Kallis.

Devoted step-mother of Nicholas J. Kallis of Montreal, Canada, Michael J. Kallis of San Mateo, Calif., Irene D. Guertin and her husband Richard of Billerica, Charles B. Kallis of Canton, the late Elaine Stead and her surviving husband John of Maine.

Loving step-grandmother of fifteen and step-great grandmother of fourteen.

One of four siblings, Doris was the dear sister of Ruth Ro of Saugus and was predeceased by Anthony Tricca and Mauro Tricca, Jr.

Much-loved aunt of Charles Ro, Jr. and his wife Jacqueline, Anthony Tricca and his wife Kathleen, Maureen Tricca, Thomas Tricca and Jennifer Tricca.

Visiting hours will be held at the Sweeney Brothers Home for Funerals, 1 Independence Avenue, Quincy, on Thursday, January 19, from 5 – 7 p.m. Relatives and friends are invited to attend. Graveside Services will be conducted at Knollwood Memorial Park, 321 High Street, Canton, on Friday, January 20, at 11:30 a.m.

For those who wish, donations in Doris’ memory may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105.


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