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“Peter we are so sorry for your loss. Mark and Susan Lilley ”
1 of 20 | Posted by: A friend

“We just learned of Kathy's passing and are deeply saddened. We have wonderful memories with the family during our BSA time together and as the kids...Read More »
2 of 20 | Posted by: Jenny & Paul Cook - Littleton, MA

“I am deeply sorry for the loss of your love one. May loving words comfort your family at this time of sorrow. Isaiah 57:15 and Luke 17:8. ”
3 of 20 | Posted by: M R - OH

“I just learned of Kathy's passing and I just wanted to express my deepest condolences to the Lento family. Kathy was a real pleasure to collaborate...Read More »
4 of 20 | Posted by: Jim Burns - Worcester, MA

“Kathy was one of the first people I became friendly with at CHL. We talked books and life and snacks. She is going to be missed everyday ”
5 of 20 | Posted by: Joe Wronski - Worcester, MA

“Kathy you taught so many if us in so many different ways. You made a difference and touched so many lives. For that I will forever be greatful!! To...Read More »
6 of 20 | Posted by: Cathy Santiago

“Our deepest condolences to you and your family ”
7 of 20 | Posted by: Brett Potter - Lynnfield, MA

“Kathy was my first supervisor at Lipton after Graduate School. She was an inspiration to me as a beginning social worker. I spent many hours of...Read More »
8 of 20 | Posted by: Lynn Cormier-Sayarath - Templeton, MA

“Peter- I am so sad to hear the news of your wife Kathy passing. From the messages I have read on here it sounds like you have been a very lucky man...Read More »
9 of 20 | Posted by: Nancy Irvine - Colorado Spriongs, CO

“Kathy, You were a mentor to everyone who was blessed to have known you. God speed! You'll be missed....Maggie Early ”
10 of 20 | Posted by: Maggie Early - Holden, MA

“You have left a void nobody will ever be able to fill. I will be forever grateful for our time together, your compassion, your patience, your ability...Read More »
11 of 20 | Posted by: Wendy

“I met Kathy in the late 1990s when I first moved to Littleton and joined a wonderful book group. Kathy was always warm and inviting and full of such...Read More »
12 of 20 | Posted by: Susanne Harrington - Littleton, MA

“My heart is breaking for all of you. Kathy was not only a co-worker, but a friend. We shared many laughs together. The entire community will miss...Read More »
13 of 20 | Posted by: Nancy Sawyer - Shirley, MA

“Pat & Mary- I'm sorry to hear about your mom. My mom died when I was 22 & it was very sad, & still is at certain times. I'm sure you have a lot of...Read More »
14 of 20 | Posted by: Beth Morgan

“My condolences to Mrs. Lento's family. She was a wonderful woman. And a great teacher ”
15 of 20 | Posted by: Jade Wilson - Winchendon, MA

“To my beautiful and wonderful daughter . You shall live in my heart forever. !,! Mom ”
16 of 20 | Posted by: A friend

“My condolences to Peter, Patrick and Mary. The loss of Kathleen is huge. Kathy was a great wife, mother, daughter and friend. I admire her...Read More »
17 of 20 | Posted by: Mary Alyce - WI

“A hole is left in your place and in our hearts, you are so missed. ”
18 of 20 | Posted by: Courtney

“Words cannot say how much Kathy is going to be missed. We all loved her.All my Prays and Love go out to all the family. Jean @ Lipton CHL ”
19 of 20 | Posted by: A friend

“Kathy, I will forever miss you. ”
20 of 20 | Posted by: Tim


Littleton   Kathleen (Hayes) Lento, 65, of Littleton died on December 9, 2015 at Emerson Hospital in Concord. She was born in St. Paul, Minnesota on April 20, 1950 daughter of Bernice (Schoepp) Hayes and the late Thomas Hayes. Kathy was raised in Madison, Wisconsin and Kalamazoo, Michigan, where she attended Aquinas College and graduated from Western Michigan University with a BA. After teaching in Michigan for several years, Kathy moved to Massachusetts where she received her Masters degree in Social Work from Boston University. Kathy continued to pursue her passion for helping others as a social worker by serving the needs of others throughout the greater Boston area. Kathy was married on October 12, 1985 and has called Littleton her home since 1994. She attended St. Anne’s Church in Littleton, where she was a member of the Choir. In her spare time she loved traveling, reading and spending time at the family cottage in Jonesport, Maine. Kathy is survived by her mother Bernice Hayes of Green Bay, WI; her husband Peter Lento of Littleton, 2 children Patrick Lento of Roslindale, and Mary Lento of Littleton. She is also survived by her siblings, Pat Hayes of Verona, NJ; John Hayes of Green Bay, WI; Tim Hayes of Wyoming, MI; Mary Kochalko of Encinitas, CA; and Maureen Nevit of Austin, TX. Visiting Hours will be held at the Badger Funeral Home, 347 King St., Littleton on Sunday December 13th from 4pm to 7pm. Mass of Christian Burial will be held at St. Anne’s Church, 75 King Street, Littleton on December 14th at 10:00 a.m. In lieu of flowers, please make donations in Kathy’s name to the Sarcoma Foundation of America. Please see www.badgerfuneral.com