Saturday, Mar 17, 2018
May 13, 1932 - March 09, 2018
Constance Marie (Lambert) Cullen, 85, passed away peacefully on March 9, 2018. She was the beloved wife of Robert J. Cullen.
Connie was born on May 13th, 1932 in Worcester, MA to Oscar Lambert and Eleanor Roszko. She was a graduate of Ascension High School and St. Vincent Hospital’s School of Nursing. Connie married Bob in 1954 and shared almost 64 years together. Early in their marriage they traveled to a number of states, before settling and becoming long time residents of Berkeley Heights, NJ. Here they raised a family and were active members of Little Flower Church. Connie also worked as a Registered Nurse for Berkeley Hall Nursing Home, a position she always cherished. In her spare time she was an avid sewer, baker and was involved in the local craft groups.
Connie and Bob never lost their love of MA, vacationing on Cape Cod for many years. They retired to the Cape in 1997, where Connie continued her enjoyment of crafts and her membership in the St. Pius X Women’s Club. They were both active members of St. Pius X Church.
Connie is survived by her husband and her four children; Bobby Cullen and his wife Diana of Stormville, NY; Nancy Dyroff and her husband Martin of Wayland, MA; Judy Cullen of Basking Ridge, NJ, and Ellen Cullen of West Yarmouth, MA. She also leaves five grandchildren; Nicole Cullen, Christopher, Sean and Kyle Dyroff , and Aidan King; one great grandson Benjamin Dyroff, two brothers, Bill Lambert of Eastham, MA; Bob Lambert of Oxford, MA and one sister, Ellie Carroll of Enore, SC. She is also survived by her Aunt Stasia Gustowski of Framingham, MA.
A celebration of Connie’s life will take place at a Funeral Mass on Saturday March 17th at 11 am at Saint Pius X Church, Station Ave., South Yarmouth followed by a burial at Chandler Gray Cemetery, West Yarmouth.
In lieu of flowers, gifts in her memory may be made to the VNA of Cape Cod - Hospice, 255 Independence Drive, Hyannis, MA 02601.