Kristen Drew

Kristin A. Drew, 79, of Holliston, passed away on Monday, September 18, 2023. Born in Boston and raised in Squantum, Massachusetts, she was the daughter of the late Ruth (Faulkner) and Martin Swenson. She was the beloved wife of 48 years to James E. Drew of Holliston.

Kristin enjoyed her work as an LPN. Before retirement, she worked in a variety of healthcare settings, such as hospitals, nursing homes, and home care for children with birth defects. She was active in the Holliston Senior Center. Most importantly, Kristin was a dedicated wife, mother and grandmother. She was a beloved “Nema” to her two grandchildren. She was her grandson’s biggest hockey fan and her granddaughter’s biggest dance fan.

Besides her husband, Kristin is survived by two sons, Alex Drew and his wife, Diana of Franklin, Jeremy Drew of Holliston; her siblings, Kurt Swenson and his wife, Irene of New Hampshire, and Karen Winstead of Florida. She also leaves behind 2 grandchildren, Ashley and Alex, and her sister-in-law, Linda Swenson of FL. She is predeceased by her brother, James Swenson.

Visitation will be held on Sunday, September 24th from 10:00 a.m.- 12:30 p.m. at the Chesmore Funeral Home of Holliston, 854 Washington St. A funeral service will follow at 1:00 p.m. in the funeral home. Burial will be held privately. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Holliston Senior Center, 150 Goulding St. Holliston, MA 01746.

Chesmore Funeral Home