On November 23rd, Kathleen Fenton passed away peacefully after a long illness surrounded by family. Kathy was born and raised in Lynn, a graduate of Lynn English High School. She had a long career at the General Electric River Works plant in Lynn. In retirement, she and her husband Dick lived aboard their boat in Lynn, Fort Myers, Key West and eventually settled in Port St. Lucie, Fla.
Kathy was predeceased by her husband Richard Rumson, her parents Lawrence and Dorothy Fenton of Lynn, her brothers Robert (Butch) Fenton and Lawrence (Fella) Fenton, Jr. both of Lynn, and her sister Mary McAleer of Hudson, N.H. She is survived by her sisters Arlene Cahill and Marjorie Meaney and her husband John, both of Lynn, and her brothers Timothy of Lynn and Martin of Duxbury. She is also survived by many loving nieces and nephews.
Service information: Memorial services will be private. Donations in Kathy’s honor can be made to the Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation at www.pulmonaryfibrosis.org. Arrangements are under the direction of the Solimine Funeral Homes 426 Broadway Lynn, MA 01904. Guestbook at www.solimine.com