Born in Waltham, she was the daughter of the late Edward and Florence Clory. She was raised in Belmont and graduated from St. Luke’s School in Belmont, Matignon High School in Cambridge, Boston State College with a BS in Education, and The University of Illinois with a Master’s in Education.
Paula lived in Watertown and most recently N. Chelmsford for the last 13 years. She was well known as a member of the board of Trustees for Wayside Condominiums in N. Chelmsford. She sculptured puzzles. Paula enjoyed puzzle making, the Boston Red Sox, helping people, and playing bridge.
She is survived by her sisters, Marie Clory of Newton, MA, Jeanne and her husband Paul Hogman of Tewksbury; a brother Rob and his wife Tam Clory of Norwell, MA; Six nieces and nephews, many grandnieces and grandnephews, and one great grandnephew.
Besides her beloved parents she is predeceased by her beloved sister the late Helen Clory.
Visiting hours Tuesday 2-5P.M. with a prayer service at 5P.M. at the DOLAN FUNERAL HOME 106 MIDDLESEX ST. CHELMSFORD. Private burial in Mt. Benedict Cemetery, W. Roxbury, Wednesday. In lieu of flowers donations may be made in her name to the charity of one’s choice. ARRANGEMENTS BY DOLAN FUNERAL HOME 978-251-4041. Guestbook at www.dolanfuneralhome.com