Peabody Women Mourned by Multiple Wilmington Family Members

Dorothy M. Lunt, 86, was born and raised in Reading and had several children who are Wilmington residents.

Dorothy M. Lunt, 86. Photo: Cuffe-McGinn Funeral Home
Dorothy M. Lunt, 86. Photo: Cuffe-McGinn Funeral Home
The following is an obituary courtesy of Cuffe-McGinn Funeral Home.

Mrs. Dorothy M. (Sullivan) Lunt, age 86, of Peabody, died on Wednesday, June 25, 2014 at a local nursing home after a long illness. She was the wife of David L. Lunt, with whom she shared 55 years of marriage.

Born and raised in Reading, she was the daughter of the late Charles and Mary Bertha (Doucette) Sullivan, and graduated from Reading High School. She lived in Peabody for over 50 years.

Dorothy was head teller at the Central Square Office in Lynn of the former Security National Bank for many years. She most recently was a tax examiner for the I.R.S. in Andover.

Family and friends were most important to her. In addition to her husband, she leaves a daughter Julia A. Rodger and her husband James of Reading, a son William H. Lunt and his wife Sandra of Wilmington, three brothers Ronald Sullivan and his wife Donna-Kay of Woodstock, GA, Richard Sullivan of Wilmington and Russell Sullivan and his wife Janet of Wilmington, four sisters Mary Elinor Dooley of Reading, Elizabeth Rodgers of North Reading, Janet White of Moultonborough, NH and Marilyn Healey of Reading, six grandchildren Christine, Derek and Abigail Rodger, Kyle, Eric and Nichole Lunt, and many nieces and nephews. She was the sister of the late Robert Sullivan, Charles Sullivan and Judith Akin.

Her funeral Service will be held on Monday at 11 a.m. in the Cuffe-McGinn Funeral Home 157 Maple Street, Lynn. Burial in Puritan Lawn Memorial Park, Peabody.

Visiting hours Sunday 4-8 p.m. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to St. Jude Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105 or Lake Shore Park United Methodist Church 32 Bay State Road, Lynn, MA 01904.


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