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Deborah A (Hoy) Cardano

December 27, 1952 ~ September 28, 2020 (age 67)




Deborah Ann (Hoy) Ainsworth Cardano, 67, formerly of Monson, MA and most recently of Lynn passed away on September 28, 2020. She was born in Stafford Springs, CT, daughter of the late Thomas and Joan (Bristol) Hoy. Debbie worked as the HR manager for Toys R’ Us in Springfield. Prior to that she worked for Boone Trailers. She was a hardworking and dedicated mother who had to overcome tremendous loss in her life. She volunteered as a Girl Scout Leader, softball coach and was a chaperone for many school events and worked two jobs at most times to provide for her children and their education. Debbie enjoyed crafts, including knitting, cross-stitch, and quilting, and country music.

She is survived by five children, Kim Ainsworth of East Longmeadow; Kelly Chatterton of Lynn; Kerry Wyckoff of Agawam; Stephanie Cardano of Springfield and Thomas Cardano of Hampden. She was predeceased by her beloved son, Anthony Cardano in 1991. She also leaves behind 10 grandchildren, Paul, Ray, David, Sarah, Brian, Walter, Edward, Matthew, Julie, and Victoria as well as 3 great grandchildren, Eli, Emma and Rowan. Debbie leaves her three brothers, Thomas Hoy of Palmer; Stephen Hoy of Monson; and Ricky Hoy of Agawam; and a godchild, Daniel Gore of Wilbraham as well as several nieces, nephews, cousins and extended family and friends.

Visiting hours will be held on Monday, October 5, 2020 from 10AM-12Noon at Lombard Funeral Home, 3 Bridge St., Monson, MA 01057 and followed by a graveside service in Hillcrest Cemetery, Monson at 12:30. If desired, memorial contributions in Debbie’s name may be made to Make-A-Wish Foundation of MA, 181 Park Ave., #12, West Spfld, MA 01089. Please visit to share online condolences.


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October 5, 2020

10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Lombard Funeral Home
3 Bridge St
Monson, MA 01057

Graveside Service
October 5, 2020

12:30 PM
Hillcrest Cemetery
32 Wilbraham Road
Monson, MA 01057

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