Marion J. (Flynn)'s Story
Mrs. Marion J. (Flynn) Paul, 91, of Peabody, beloved wife of the late William Paul passed away on October 28, 2016 at the Rosewood Nursing and Rehab in Peabody surrounded by her family.
Born in Lynn, Marion was the daughter of the late Patrick W. and Bernedette (Dunn) Flynn. Raised and educated in Danvers, she was a graduate of Danvers High School.
Mrs. Paul had been employed as a manager with Kmart Stores for several years.
Dedicated to the success of young women, Mrs. Paul provided her guidance as a Girl Scout Leader for many years. She was an avid reader and was a member of the Musketeers Drum Corp. A dedicated and loyal Boston Red Sox fan, Marion watched games nightly from her home and loved attending her yearly game at Fenway Park to cheer on her beloved Sox.
A devoted and loving mother, grandmother and great-grandmother, Marion’s greatest pride was her family. She had a love of animals, especially her cat KiKi. She will be greatly missed by those who knew and loved her.
Marion is survived by her sons, Lawrence “Larry” Paul and his wife, Josephine of Gloucester, Bruce Paul of Peabody and John “Jack” Paul of Peabody; her son-in-law, Michael Harrington of Methuen, her eight grandchildren, Scott, Kevin, Brian, David, Mike, Lauren, Chris and Lisa, her six great-grandchildren, Michael, Benjamin, Christopher, Jordin, Michael and her dear Athena. In addition to her husband William, she was predeceased by her daughter, Patricia Harrington and her siblings Frank, Louis and Rita Flynn and Ruth Sabino. She was also the grandmother of the late Jeffrey and Andrew Paul.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend her Funeral Service which will be held in the Peterson-O’Donnell Funeral Home, 167 Maple St., (Route 62), Danvers, Tuesday, Nov. 1st at 11 a.m. Burial in Annunciation Cemetery, Danvers. In lieu of flowers, expressions of sympathy may be made in Marion’s memory to Dana Farber Cancer Center– Jimmy Fund, P.O. Box 849168, Boston, MA 02284. To share a memory or offer a condolence, please visit .
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