, Salem, MA

January 14, 2013

Gloria M. (Soucy) Dunn, 86

Beverly and Peabody — Gloria M. (Soucy) Dunn, 86, of Peabody, died unexpectedly at her residence.

She was the devoted wife of John R. Dunn, with whom she shared 64 years of marriage. She was born in Salem, Ma, on May 30, 1926, the daughter of the late Napoleon and Helen (Swett) Soucy and was raised in Beverly graduating from Beverly High School.

She had been a medical secretary for more than twenty five years working first at the Beverly Hospital and later with Dr. Herrick’s office prior to her retirement. She had resided in Peabody for the past 5 years.

Gloria enjoyed knitting, listening to Music and was very family oriented and caring of her family needs.

She is survived by her husband, John, a son, Kevin Dunn of Methuen, a daughter and son-in-law, Cheryl and Ronald Digou of Raymond, NH, a daughter-in-law, Cheryl K. Dunn of Reading, PA, her grandchildren, Kelly Dubois of NH, Kenneth Dunn Jr. of Reading, PA, Kevin L. Dunn Jr., Kimberly Ann Dunn and Sean M. Dunn, all of Salem, Andre Digou of Providence, RI, and Janara Digou of Manchester, NH, and many nieces and nephews. She was the mother of the late Kenneth Dunn and the sister of the late Gerald Soucy.

ARRANGEMENTS: A Visitation will be held on Wednesday from 11:45 until 1:00 PM at the Conway, Cahill-Brodeur Funeral Home at the 82 Lynn St., Peabody, facility with a Service there held at 1:00 PM. Burial will be in Cedar Grove Cemetery, Peabody. Expressions of sympathy may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association, 480 Pleasant St., Watertown, MA 02472 in her memory. For directions and guest book, visit