Paulina “Polly” Caudill

January 20, 1944 ‒ January 08, 2020

Delaware, Ohio

Paulina “Polly” Caudill, 75, of Delaware passed away peacefully Wednesday afternoon, January 8, 2020 at the Sarah Moore Home surrounded by her loving family.

She was born January 20, 1944 in Delaware County to the late George William Caudill and Marjorie Marie (Chandler) Caudill. A 1962 graduate of Delaware Hayes High School, Polly had a passion for taking care of people which led her to serve as a caregiver for over 37 years. She also enjoyed listening to music.

Left to cherish her memory are her children that she dearly lived for, Shawn (Nikki) Parfitt of Delaware and Dawne Boukili of Delaware; and her 3 grand pups that she loved dearly.

In addition to her parents, Polly was preceded in death by her 2 sisters Vickie Caudill and Nancy Giles and 1 brother George Caudill.

A memorial gathering will be held on Thursday, February 13, 2020 from 5 – 7 pm at the Snyder-Rodman Funeral Center, 101 Valleyside Drive, Delaware, where services celebrating Polly’s life will follow at 7:00 pm.

Contributions in Polly’s memory may be made to the funeral home to assist with funeral expenses.

The Snyder-Rodman Funeral Center of Delaware is honored to serve the Caudill family.

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  • Sorry for your loss. We will miss her. I will really miss her smile and hugs . Thanks for the memories lots of love

  • Sorry for your loss !I grew up down the st on kurrley street and always loved talking to polly as I walked down the street I would stop by if she was out and see how she was doing ! Praying for the family and friends

  • We have known Polly and family for a long time we lived in Delaware and her kids were friends of mine grandson used to go talk to her always enjoyed that RIP Polly Shawn Dauwn Nike so sorry for your loss.

  • Shawn and Dawne- I’m so very sorry for your loss of your mother. She meant so much to you both and others. I pray the Lord gives you strength during this difficult time.

  • Shawn, Dawne & Nikki we are so very sorry !! Polly was a wonderful lady that I looked up too ! She was the leader of the pack that’s for sure !! So glad we were able to see her last year !! She loved you kids ,you were her world !!! Sending hugs to you all !!!!😢😢😢❤️❤️❤️

  • Shawn and Dawne, your Mom and my Dad didn’t have the best childhood, yet both of them strived to make our childhoods fun. They gave us what they never had to the best of their abilities, and I learned a lot about what unconditional love is from them both. Your mom was a good person and she fully loved you both as all consuming as a mother can love her son and her daughter. Rest in peace Aunt Polly. ❤

  • We have known Polly for a long time and her kids . We mention thru our kids so we would talk every so often . Enjoyed going there we both lived in the east end . RIP Polly . Prayers for Shawn Dawn and Nicki.

  • Dawne and Shawn I’m so sorry for your loss,you know she was like a second mom to me forever. She was a wonderful person inside and out. I’m here if u need anything!!

  • I am so sorry for your loss Dawn and Shawn…your mom was such a sweet…loving and caring woman she will be missed by many. My thoughts and prayers are with you and the family at this time of sorrow.

  • Shawn, I’m so sorry to hear about the death of your mom. I know that you were so close to her. You will always be surrounded by her love, that never stops.

  • Polly was a very special person, she had a heart of gold!
    She had a way of making me feel special! I’ll never forget you Polly, love you and glad to know I’ll see you again someday! ❤️❤️❤️

  • Polly was a great person and fun to be around and take care of. She will be missed here at Sarah Moore. I enjoyed her smile. Another angel. God bless her family. Karen west RN

  • Dear family,
    I graduated from high school with Polly. She was a great person. She will be missed by many. My condolences to you.