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“Theresa has done my taxes since 2000 or earlier. Always asked how family was and offered advice whenever needed.Never knew she was ill & I am so...Read More »
1 of 35 | Posted by: Frances Fondulis - Melrose, MA

“Teresa was a beautiful women and friend. I always looked going to see her every year to do my taxes and and always had her family pictures close by...Read More »
2 of 35 | Posted by: Joseph Casey - Medford, MA

“Sorry for your loss just heard of it beautiful lady ❤❤ ”
3 of 35 | Posted by: Emily Furioso - Stoneham, MA

“I just heard of Teresa's death and was shocked. For years she has done my taxes and during that time we become friends. It was like our one year...Read More »
4 of 35 | Posted by: Jim Scopa - MA - Friend

“I just learned of Teresa's passing. I am so sorry for her loss. She was a wonderful woman and an incredible mother. Teresa has prepared my taxes for...Read More »
5 of 35 | Posted by: Jacki Cervone - Medford, MA

“Just found out. Teresa was a good tax person. Loved her. Going to her since 2006 i believe. Richard t Mallon will not be the same. Sorry for your...Read More »
6 of 35 | Posted by: Donna Giacalone - Melrose, MA

“Just found out. Teresa was a good tax person. Loved her. Going to her since 2006 i believe. Rich t Mallon will not be the same. Sorry for your loss. ”
7 of 35 | Posted by: Donna Giacalone - Acquaintance

“Although I had learned of Teresa's illness it it only today I learned of her passing.Like so many others we were long time tax clients. Teresa made...Read More »
8 of 35 | Posted by: Beverly Ruane - Friend

“I was so saddened today to learn about Teresa passing. I am so very sorry for your loss. Teresa has done my taxes for many years. Even though I...Read More »
9 of 35 | Posted by: Carol Flanagan - Malden, MA

“We went to Teresa every year for our taxes, since the early 1990's. She was always caring, knowledgeable and patient. We have been praying for her,...Read More »
10 of 35 | Posted by: Donna Hurley - Arlington, MA

“I'm so sorry to hear of the loss of Theresa. My family knew her from her tax preparing work for us. It was a pleasure to know her. Please accept our...Read More »
11 of 35 | Posted by: A friend

“To the entire Cuddy and Cullen Family. I am so sorry to hear about the passing of Teresa.My heart is with You during this difficult time.God Bless...Read More »
12 of 35 | Posted by: Bobby Newell - Harrison, ME

“For a very brief time every year, for close to 15 years, I enjoyed Teresa's warmth, kindness, competence, and delightful sense of humor. I mean, who...Read More »
13 of 35 | Posted by: Mary Curtis - South Boston, MA

“Mike, I'm very sorry to hear of Teresa's passing. It's not easy but I'm sure that great memories will ease everyone's loss. ”
14 of 35 | Posted by: Frank Gendreau - Billerica, MA

“My husband and I saw Teresa every year to do our taxes. She made the task a pleasant visit. She was so smart and wonderful to work with. We did...Read More »
15 of 35 | Posted by: Kathryn Foley - Somerville, MA

“Please accept my condolences on Teresa's passing. She was my "tax lady" for years and was the reason I drove to Malden from the Cape to get my taxes...Read More »
16 of 35 | Posted by: Bill Barrett - Dennis, MA

“I can't remember a time that I ever saw you without that beautiful smile on your face up at camp. Even on one of your last visits, I was being a...Read More »
17 of 35 | Posted by: Scott Gadbois - Danvers, MA

“So sorry to hear of Teresa,s passing, We will keep you in our prayers. ”
18 of 35 | Posted by: Tom and Libby Runnals - Kingston, MA

“I had known Terry for years as she prepared my taxes for me. I always enjoyed my visits with her. She was funny, charming and made the chore of...Read More »
19 of 35 | Posted by: Sharlene Ferrin - Philadelphia, PA

“Hi Paula and Ray, please accept my deepest condolences for the loss of your sister.May she rest in peace.Andy and Fatima ”
20 of 35 | Posted by: Andy DaSilva - Middletton, MA

“I am so very sorry to learn of Teresa's passing. She was so lovely and kind to me, my mother and my sister for the past twenty plus years doing our...Read More »
21 of 35 | Posted by: Lisa Jacobson - Malden, MA

“Teresa will be greatly missed. Truly a very special person. We are so very sorry for your loss. MaryJane and Tom Surette ”
22 of 35 | Posted by: A friend

“My deepest sympathy to the Cuddy/Cullen families. Teresa has done our family taxes for many years. She was always so personable and helpful. ...Read More »
23 of 35 | Posted by: Martha (Smithers) North - Malden, MA

“My deepest condolences on the passing of Teresa. I always remember that she was soft spoken and always had beautiful smile. ”
24 of 35 | Posted by: Carol Feeley - medford, MA

“We are so very sorry to hear about Teresa. Our thoughts and prayers are with you. ”
25 of 35 | Posted by: The Melchionno's - Medford, MA

“Teresa was loving, caring, thoughtful and a strong woman who fought a courageous battle. She will be sorely missed. My thoughts & prayers go out...Read More »
26 of 35 | Posted by: Marlene Pulpi - Melrose, MA

“Steve and Mike, we are so sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. Steve & Joanna Bell ”
27 of 35 | Posted by: Steve & Joanna Bell - Reading, MA

“She is irreplaceable and will be sorely missed. All our thoughts and prayers are with you. ”
28 of 35 | Posted by: Rose Mallon - Melrse, MA

“My husband and I met with Teresa for many years.We always requested Teresa because of her wonderful ability doing our taxes for us and telling us of...Read More »
29 of 35 | Posted by: Gerard and Mary Ann O'Hearn - MA

“Teresa was a special lady. She's done my taxes for many years and we would always take our time and "catch up" what was going on with our "kids". She...Read More »
30 of 35 | Posted by: Allison Ames - Malden

“Michael I am so very sorry for your loss, thinking of you all at this time. ❤ ”
31 of 35 | Posted by: Phyllis Cuddy - Stoneham,, MA

“My condolences to the Cuddy/ Cullen families my prayers are with you all... ”
32 of 35 | Posted by: Matthew Insogna - Medford, MA

“So Sorry to hear about your Families Loss.She will be missed by many.Take Care, Brian Given ”
33 of 35 | Posted by: A friend

“We are very sad to learn of Teresa's death. She has been doing our taxes for a very long time, and over the years her support, friendship and...Read More »
34 of 35 | Posted by: Barry and Theresa Pease - MA

“Our sympathies to your entire family. Teresa was a wonderful person. We are sad to hear of her passing. We met as clients and over the years...Read More »
35 of 35 | Posted by: Kevin and Joanne Lancaster - MA


Teresa M. (Cullen) Cuddy of Reading formerly of Medford, age 59, passed away on August 9, 2016 at home surrounded by her loving family. Teresa was a loving daughter, wife, mother, grandmother, and sister. She will be deeply missed by all who knew her.

Teresa was the devoted wife of Michael F. Cuddy. Beloved mother of Michael Cuddy and his wife Rebecca, Brian Cuddy and his wife Jane, Steven Cuddy and his wife Brooke and Derek Cuddy (nephew) and his wife Nicole. Cherished grandmother of Paige Teresa Cuddy who is now two months old. Caring sister of Denise Singleton and her husband Ted, Doreen Oughton and her husband Quentin Lewis, Paula Uttaro and her husband Ray, James Cullen and his wife Di and Stephen Cullen and his wife Adrienne. Teresa was also survived by her in-laws as well as many loving nieces and nephews. She was the loving daughter of Geraldine (Silvey) and the late Paul Cullen who passed away on July 4, 2016.

Teresa was mother / big sister to so many, related or not. She was generous with her time, her sound advice, her resources, and most of all with her love. Her heart and her home were open to all, and she and her husband often hosted gatherings of their large extended families. It was a place that was comfortable and comforting to all who entered. Teresa had a keen sense of fairness, and advocated constantly wherever she saw unfairness. She was a true leader and a guiding light, gently helping others see the right thing to do. She was compassionate and kind, and genuinely interested in others, always considerate of their needs and feelings.

When she was diagnosed with neuroendocrine cancer in the fall of 2006, she determined that the disease would not define her. She would not let cancer take from her any more than it absolutely had to. She knew that what you focus on grows, so she focused on living as she always had, with joy and strength and character. She loved her work as a tax preparer at Mallon Tax Consultants, but mostly she loved her growing family. She reveled in her time at camp in New Hampshire, surrounded by her sons and the women they married, who were like daughters to her. She had been a volunteer at her sons' schools when they were young, and a hockey mom who took it to the next level, serving as director of the peewee hockey league in Reading. She handled her illness with a grace and dignity that was inspiring. She most wanted to survive to see her granddaughter, and when Paige was born there was a new light in Teresa's eyes. Right up to the end, the presence of her granddaughter brought a smile to Teresa's face. Teresa left an indelible mark on this world, and her absence will be long and sorely felt.

A Funeral Service Celebrating Teresa's Eternal Life will be held on Saturday, August 13th at 11am in the First Congregational Church, 25 Woburn St, Reading, MA 01867. Please go directly to church. Family and friends are cordially invited to gather and share memories with the Family on Friday August 12th from 4-8pm in the Doherty-Barile Family Funeral Home, 11 Linden St. READING. Parking attendants and ramped entrance are available.

In lieu of flowers donations can be made to neuroendocrine cancer research through Dr. Kulke, DFCI, 450 Brookine Ave., D1220, Boston, MA 02215 with memo "In memory of Teresa Cuddy for Program in Neurendocrine Carcinoid Tumors."

For additional information please visit www.facebook.com/BarileFamilyFuneralHome.