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Polly Dunn BENNINGTON Polly Dunn, 80, wife of Larry Dunn, a longtime resident, died Monday, July 28, 2008, at Southwestern Vermont Medical Center, following a long illness.Born in Bennington, Polly was the daughter of Paul and Nina Swan Kittel and was raised on the family farm on East Road. She received her education in the Bennington schools and was a 1946 graduate of Bennington High School. In earlier years, Polly was employed at the EZ Mills, Union Carbide and Stanley Tools. Polly was a member of the White Chapel Society for many years. She enjoyed knitting, jigsaw puzzles, NASCAR racing and working at the family sugaring house, The Leakee Bucket Sugar Shack. Spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren, was her greatest pleasure. Larry and Polly were married Aug. 14, 1948 at the First United Methodist Church in Bennington. Besides her husband, Larry Dunn of Bennington, she leaves a daughter and son-in-law, Wendy and Stephen Moses of Margate, Fa.; a son and daughter-in-law, Ted and Rose Dunn of Bennington; three grandchildren, Jason Dunn and his wife, Stephanie, and Jessica Campbell and her husband, Chris, all of Bennington, and Jennison Moses of Margate; two great-grandchildren, Kaitlyn Dunn and Lauren Campbell; two sisters and brothers-in-law, Hazel and Claude Apfelbeck of Abbottsford, Wis.,n and Phyllis and Bud Tate of Buskirk, N.Y.; a brother and sister-in-law, Joseph and Beth Kittel of Randolph, and several nieces, nephews and cousins. Polly was predeceased by an infant son, Timothy James Dunn. FUNERAL NOTICE: Memorial services celebrating the life of Polly Dunn will be Friday, Aug. 1, 2008, at 11 a.m. from the White Chapel on Chapel Road. At Polly's request, there will be no calling hours. Private committal services will take place at the family lot at White Chapel Cemetery at the convenience of the family. Should friends desire, contributions in Polly Dunn's memory may be made to either the White Chapel Society or the Southwestern Vermont Regional Cancer Center through the office of the MAHAR & SON FUNERAL HOME, 628 Main Street, Bennington, VT 05201. Guest book condolences may be made at www. maharandsonfuneralhome.net

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Published in Bennington Banner on Jul. 30, 2008.
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August 1, 2008
larry &family
So very sorry to hear about Polly.What a joyful wife & mother you have enjoyed time with. I remember the time we all went ___ hunting & I fell through that rotten barrel. Polly fixed me up as good as new. I will miss her along with you.
Paul & Joyce Watson
August 1, 2008
To the Dunn Family, Our hearts are filled with sadness at the loss of such a wonderful wife,mother, grandmother and friend. Polly always made everyone feel like family. She made the best out of every situation sometimes making herself the brunt of the joke and always laughing right along with you. Her strength will always be admired. Our thoughts and prayers our with you at this time. Love, Willie(Cecil) and Donna Pratt
Willie and Donna Pratt
August 1, 2008
To all, Our thoughts prayers and good wishes are with you all as you celebrate Pollys' life. We always cherished our visits to your family, during good times and bad times. To those who know me, you're probably expecting me to appear at the White Chapel (as I have mysteriously done in the past!). My spirit is with you all during your final moments with Polly. All our love to Larry & family. God bless all - our love is with you.
Dale Wenner
July 31, 2008
Jason,Steph,Katilyn Sorry to hear of your loss were thinking of you all. Love Jim & Irene Prouty
Irene Prouty
July 30, 2008
To the Dunn family, I am so sorry to hear about your loss , I never got to meet Polly, but I heard alot of good things about her, my prayers are with you all in your time of need.
Dale Dennis
July 30, 2008
Ted and family we are so sorry for your loss, our prayers are with you at such a diffucult time, just know that you have special memories, and that God is with you all in your time of need.
Bonnie Mccloud
July 30, 2008
Ted and family we are so sorry to hear of your loss, our prayers are with you all at this time. Michele and Bruce
Michele Tower
July 30, 2008
Ted, I'm so sorry to hear about your loss, we are all thinking about you and our prayers are with you all. Dawn and family.
Dawn Bartlett
July 30, 2008
Rose, I'm so sorry to hear about the loss of your mother-in-law. My thoughts and prayers are with you at this time.Dale
Dale Dennis
July 30, 2008
Ted, I am so sorry about the loss of your mom, my prayers are with you in your time of loss, Amanda, Joe, Jenna
Amanda Dennis
July 30, 2008
Ted, we are so sorry for your loss, thinking of you and your family. Trisha{Dennis} ,Jerry and Julian Sweet.
Trisha Sweet{Dennis}
July 30, 2008
Ted, I'm so sorry to hear of your loss, my thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.
Dale Dennis
July 30, 2008

I really miss you. I know you are not in anymore pain and are in a better place now. I know you'll be with me everytime I put a puzzle together. I Love You very much.

Love, Kaitlyn
Kaitlyn Dunn
July 30, 2008
So sorry to hear about your mom.We worked together in the old plant and she was always lots of fun and we had many laughs.She will be missed by all who knew her.My thoughts are with you and your family.
Linda Harris
July 30, 2008
Sorry to Pollys family for such a loss..I am grateful to have had her in my life also.I loved her & will miss her ,Take care all esp.to Wendy , Stephanie & Kaitlyn to whom I met in our visits together...xoxoxoxoxoxo
Jackie Howland
July 30, 2008
Our thoughts and prayers are with you in your time of grief. May your memories bring you comfort.
Doug & Colleen Barney
July 30, 2008
So sorry to hear about your Mom; you have a long road ahead and are very lucky to have Rosie and your family there for you.
I lost my Mom a little over a year ago and it's a big transition after having them so close for all those years.
My thoughts are with you and your's.
Pat Grennan
July 30, 2008
Candy Danner
July 30, 2008
Larry & family

May God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow.
Jeff Blodgett
July 30, 2008
Ted and Rosemary,
I am sorry to hear about your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you.
Deborah Burgess
July 30, 2008
Teddy and Wendy and family, We are sorry for you lost and we are thinking of you at this time. May your hearts soon be filled with wonderful memories of joyful times together as you celebrate a life well-lived.
Diane Mattison Vince Robert Vince
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