Carolyn Rundell "Lynn" Culotta

Carolyn 'Lynn' Rundell Culotta
of Plymouth, Michigan; 80

PLYMOUTH, Michigan -- Carolyn "Lynn" Rundell Culotta, age 80, died at her home on Sunday, April 6th, 2014. Her devoted husband, John Culotta, and son, Kent Culotta, were at her side.

Mrs. Culotta was born in Detroit, MI on January 1, 1934, and was the daughter of the late Harwood Faville Rundell and Margaret Stahl Rundell. She grew up and attended school in Jackson, Michigan. She went on to further her education, earning a bachelor's degree in Psychology from the University of Michigan, and later earning an MBA from the University of Michigan, Dearborn.

Mrs. Culotta lived in Plymouth, Michigan for the last 48 years, and was an active member of the Plymouth-Canton branch of the American Association of University Women, including two years as President from 1974 to 1976. She worked for many years for the Plymouth-Canton Community School District as a Financial Administrator.

Lynn loved to read and to play bridge with her many friends. She was a fan of classical music, attending live concerts regularly. She loved to travel, visiting her children and grandchildren often. Lynn and her husband, John also travelled the world extensively after she retired, going on many trips and cruises.

Lynn is survived by her devoted husband, John Culotta and was the beloved mother of Kent Culotta of Glendale, CA and the late Mark Culotta of West Townsend, MA. She leaves three granddaughters, Cailley, Emma, and Isabelle Culotta; her daughter-in-law, Carrin Culotta and son-in-law, Patrick Hediger. She was also close to her sister-in-law, Jennie Jacobsen of Taylor, MI, and was the beloved sister of Phillip Rundell of Walled Lake, MI.

An announcement for the memorial service will be forthcoming.

Published in Lowell Sun on Apr. 17, 2014