Rest In Peace

Patricia J. Dupuis

Former co-owner of Rolly’s RestaurantNAPLES, Fla. – Mrs. Patricia J. “Pat” (Lovett) Dupuis, 80, formerly of Lynn, died Thursday, Jan. 4, 2007 in Naples, Fla. after a long battle with Emphysema. She was the wife of the late Roland L. “Rolly” Dupuis, Sr.Born in Lynn, daughter of the late James and Gertrude (Nickolson) Lovett, she attended Lynn schools. She was a lifelong resident of Lynn and enjoyed her second residence in Naples, Fla.She and her late husband owned and operated the well known “Rolly’s Restaurant” for 35 years until her retirement. They also owned a second successful business, Newhall’s Liquor Store in Wyoma Square for 20 years.Mr. and Mrs. Dupuis supported many charities and civic organizations in the City of Lynn through both businesses. She was a former communicant of St. Pius V Church.She leaves a son, Former New Hampshire State Rep. Ron Dupuis and his wife Dorene of North Hampton, N.H.; two daughters, former Lynn City Councilor Jane Teal and her husband Paul of Naples, Fla. and Cynthia L. Kennison and her husband Douglas of Peabody; a brother, John Lovett of Naples, Fla.; a sister, Jane Gould of Peabody; three grandchildren, Michelle McDonald, David Kennison and Casey Dupuis; four great grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews. She was sister of the late William and Robert Lovett, Miriam Mills, Lucille Cameron, Elen Birmingham and Kathleen O’Day.Service information: Funeral from the Cuffe-McGinn Funeral Home, 157 Maple St., Lynn Wednesday at 9:30 a.m. Funeral Mass in St. Pius V Church at 10:30 a.m. Interment in St. Joseph’s Cemetery. Relatives and friends respectfully invited to attend. Visiting hours Tuesday 4-8 p.m. Gifts in her memory may be made to Emphysema Foundation, 5 Mountain Road, Burlington, MA 01803.

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