Mary G. Lunn
Beloved Mother, Grandmother, and accomplished fiddle and piano player
PEPPERELL -- Mary G. Lunn 91, of Pepperell, Mass. died Sunday December 22, 2013 at her daughter's home in Grant, FL. where she spent the winters. She was born September 9, 1922 in Lockhartville, Nova Scotia, Canada, daughter of the late William and Edith (Atwell) Thompson.
She spent her early life in Nova Scotia and has been a resident of Pepperell, since 1967. A homemaker and an accomplished fiddle and piano player, she also enjoyed gardening, sewing, cooking, and canning. She loved to visit her children, grandchildren and great- grandchildren in FL, NH, VA, and NS, Canada. She loved having tea parties with grandchildren and great- grandchildren.
She was the mother of 12 children. She is predeceased by her beloved husband of 61 years, Lewis I "Dad" Lunn, and two sons, Murray and Gary Lunn. She was survived by her beloved children- Six sons: Lewis L. and wife Joyce Lunn of Pepperell; Cyril and Danny Lunn of Canada; Laurie and wife Susan Lunn of NS, Canada; Dale and wife Anna Lunn of VA; and David Lunn of NH. Four daughters: Esther and husband Tony Kalkman of NS, Canada; Myrna Lunn and husband Dr. Rudolf Bickel of VA; Lorraine and husband Jack Hendry of FL; and Juanita Lunn of FL. She also is survived by 31 grandchildren, 34 great- grandchildren, and 1 great-great-grandchild. "
She was also predeceased by her five brothers: Emery, John, Thoes, George, Roy Thompson and her four sisters: Elsie Barrett, Lena Thompson, Esther Ells, Laura Hutchinson all of NS, Canada."
LUNN -- Mary G. Lunn 91, of Pepperell, Mass. died Sunday, December 22, 2013 at her daughter's Home in Grant, FL. where she spent the winters. A visitation will be held Sunday December 29, 2-6 PM at the Hamilton-McGaffigan Funeral Home, 37 Main Street (Rte113), Pepperell, MA. A visitation will also be held at the White Family Funeral Home, 100 Cornwallis Street, Kentville, Nova Scotia, Canada Friday January 3, 2014 6-8 PM, with a Funeral Service Saturday 11AM at the Funeral Home. Burial will take place in the Elm Grove Cemetery, Steam Mill, Kings County, NS. Canada. In lieu of flowers, donations in memory may be made to the Pepperell Senior Center, 37 Nashua Rd., Pepperell, MA. 01463.
"To our mother and nanny, you will be in our memories, hearts, and forever be a part of us. Love you and you will surely be missed". Please see www.mcgaffiganfuneral.com
Hamilton-McGaffigan Funeral Home
37 Main St
Pepperell, MA 01463
Published in Lowell Sun from Dec. 26 to Dec. 27, 2013