Linda J. Hennessy, 51

Linda J. Hennessy, 51

LYNN — Linda Jean (Peterson) Hennessy, age 51, of Lynn, passed away on Sunday, Nov. 4, 2018.

Born in Lynn, she was the beloved daughter of Edward and Anna (Vaczy) Peterson  and attended Lynn Classical High School.

She was the loving mother of  Kevin Hennessy and Susan Hennessy, both of Lynn; the dear sister of  Diane Doucette and her husband, John, of Lynn, James Peterson of East Wakefield, N.H., Thomas Peterson of Florida, and the late Martin and John Peterson. She was also the cherished aunt of several nieces and nephews.

Service information: Visiting hours will be held at CUFFE-McGINN Funeral Home, 157 Maple St., Lynn,  on Sunday, Nov. 11 from 2-5 p.m., followed by a funeral service at 5 p.m. at the funeral home. Interment will be private. In lieu of  flowers, contributions in Linda’s memory may be made to the Massachusetts Organization for Addiction Recovery, 105 Chauncy St., Sixth Floor, Boston, MA 02108 or via To share a memory or leave online condolences, please visit

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