SalemNews.com, Salem, MA

August 15, 2013

Hannah Jane Rundlett, 95


MIDDLETON — Mrs. Hannah J. Rundlett, 95, of Middleton, beloved wife of the late Wilbur C. Rundlett, Jr., passed away on Tuesday, August 13, 2013.

Born in Dover, N.H., and raised in Middleton, she was the daughter of the late William T. and Hannah J. (Kitchin) Martin. She was educated at the Howe-Manning School of Middleton and continued her education graduating from the former Holton High School.

Mrs. Rundlett had been employed as a bookkeeper by Elliot Fuel of Topsfield and the former Boston Blacking of Middleton. Hannah was an instrumental part of the family company, Martin-Rundlett Lumberland, where she attended to the books for many years until the time of her retirement.

Hannah will be remembered for her love of quilting and as an accomplished seamstress. She made quilts and doll clothes and shared her hobbies with her family and friends. She was a member of the Doll Club in Lynnfield. Hannah was a devoted wife, mother, grandmother, aunt and sister who will be deeply missed.

Hannah is survived by her daughter, Hannah J. Sayer and her husband, Stephen, of Monroe, N.Y.; her son, Webb Rundlett of Middleton; her grandchildren, Jonathan, Christopher and Laurie Rundlett and Jenny and Brad Sayer; and several nieces and nephews. She was the mother-in-law to the late Vikki Rundlett and sister to her late siblings, Catherine, William and James.

ARRANGEMENTS: Relatives and friends are invited to visiting hours in C.R. Lyons & Sons, Funeral Directors, 28 Elm St., Danvers Square, Friday, August 16, from 2 to 4 p.m. All other services are private. In lieu of flowers, expressions of sympathy may be made in Hannah’s memory to the Hospice of the North Shore & Greater Boston, 75 Sylvan St., Danvers, MA 01923. To share a memory or offer a condolence, please visit www.lyonsfuneral.com.