, Salem, MA

September 6, 2012

Dr. Mitchell M. Kuhn, 86

Peabody — Dr. Mitchell M. Kuhn, 86, of Peabody died after a brief illness on Wednesday, September 5, at Salem Hospital surrounded by his family.

Dr. Kuhn was raised in Boston and Winthrop, and was a graduate of Winthrop High School and Massachusetts College of Optometry. He began his career as a teacher for 16 years at Massachusetts College of Pharmacy. He then began private practice in Boston and Peabody.

A 52-year resident of Peabody, he was a long time member of Temple Ner Tamid and Ocean Lodge of Masons. He was the devoted husband of Barbara (Trager) Kuhn; beloved father of Eric Kuhn, David and his wife Marianne Kuhn, the late Allison Kuhn and dear brother of the late Florence Kuhn.

ARRANGEMENTS: Services at Temple Ner Tamid, 368 Lowell St., Peabody, on Thursday, September 6, at 1 p.m. Interment in Sharon. Condolence calls may be made following the interment at his late residence until 8 p.m., Friday 12-3 p.m. and Sunday 2-7 p.m. In lieu of flowers, expressions of sympathy in his memory may be donated to Temple Ner Tamid, 368 Lowell St., Peabody, MA 01960. for online condolences & directions go 1-800-982-3717. Goldman Funeral Chapel-Malden.