Carolyn Kerttula

Obituary of Carolyn T. Kerttula

Carolyn T. Kerttula, 81 of Foster, RI, died Saturday, July 7, 2018 at Woodpecker Hill Health Center, Greene, RI, born in Foster, October 5, 1936. Daughter of the late Ellis and Bertha (Kennedy) Bennis. 

She worked at Foster Country Club, had a very active role with the Foster School Bus Transit. Carolyn Served on the Board of Canvassers in Foster, was a former Treasurer of the Moosup Valley Volunteer Fire Company. She loved her time in Cooperstown when she was younger. Carolyn was an avid knitter, loved birdwatching and feeding and traveling with her daughter. 

She leaves her children Kevin Kerttula and his wife Janet Muscara of Dayville, CT, Cheryl Wahtera and her husband Donald of Foster, RI, five grandchildren and two great grandchildren. 

A celebration on her life will be Wednesday, July 11, 2018 at 2:00 PM at the Foster Country Club, 67 Johnson Road, Foster, RI. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Moosup Valley Volunteer Fire Company, 52 Moosup Valley Road, Foster, RI 02825. Share a memory at

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