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Obituary: Joan D. Dunn, of Gloucester City, St. Mary's Grammar School and GCHS Alumni


Of Gloucester City, On March 26, 2012, surrounded by her daughters and granddaughter. Bilde Beloved mother of Lavinia and Jane, grandmother  to Heather (Greg), Alison (Adam), GGMom to Dawson, Evan and Jillian. Wife to Ray. Sister to Rosemarie and Ann, many nieces and nephews, cousin to Tomlinson’s, Friend to Marion, and friend to many at Gorman Manor.


Joan loved the beach, the garden and is a longtime fan of the Phillies. Joan loved the children and being active. She is a graduate of Saint Mary’s and Gloucester Catholic and played on the basketball team. She worked at Traveler’s and Aetna and after retirement worked for Hallmark. We will miss her and remember her always.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend her memorial mass on Friday, March 30, 2012 at 12 noon in St. Mary’s R.C. Church: 426 Monmouth St., Gloucester City. Cremation is private at the request of the family. In lieu of flowers, donations in her memory may be made to the Sierra Club: 145 West Hanover Street, Trenton, NJ 08618 or to the Disabled Veterans: P.O. Box 14301 Cincinnati, OH 45250-0301. In the memo, please write: Joan D. Dunn. Condolences and Memories may be shared at under the obituary of Joan D. Dunn. Funeral Arrangements and Inquiries may be made through: McCANN-HEALEY FUNERAL HOME: 851 Monmouth St., Gloucester City, NJ  Ph:856-456-1142.