Mary V. Gay, 91

Mary V. Gay, 91

LYNN — Mrs. Mary V. “Ginny” (Werner) Gay, age 91, of Lynn, died on Sunday Jan. 5, 2014 after a lengthy illness. She was the wife of the late John J. Gay, Sr.

Born in East Boston, she was the daughter of the late Harold and Margaret (Ryan) Werner.

Ginny was a longtime Lynn resident.

She worked in the shipping department at the West Lynn GE and later worked for Kresge’s on Union Street, Lynn, and for the Lincoln Market, Essex and Chatham Streets, Lynn.

She enjoyed playing bingo and going on trips with her friends.

She leaves four sons, John J. Gay, Jr. and his wife Carmen of Lynn, Philip Gay and his wife Mary of Fremont, N.H., Roger Gay and his wife Cheryl of Lynn and Harold Gay of Rye, N.H.; three daughters, Virginia Javery of Lynn, Barbara Davison of Haverhill and Linda McDonald and her husband James of Lynn; 19 grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; a sister-in-law, Joann Werner of Berlin, Md.; and many nieces and nephews. She was also the sister of the late Robert Werner and Harold “Eddie” Werner.

Service information: Her funeral will be held on Thursday at 11 a.m. from the CUFFE-MCGINN FUNERAL HOME, 157 Maple St., Lynn, followed by a funeral Mass in St. Mary’s Church, Lynn, at 12:05 p.m. Burial in Pine Grove Cemetery. Relatives and friends invited. Visiting hours Wednesday 4-8 p.m. Those who wish may make donations to United Cerebral Palsy, 71 Arsenal St., Watertown, MA 02472. For online guestbook, please visit www.cuffemcginn.com.

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