Jennie A. Dunn, 91, was a native of Roxbury
She spent her childhood in Roxbury and was raised on the family farm along with her 10 brothers and sisters. She graduated in 1931 from
Jennie was a Catholic and a member of St. Joseph Ladies Guild. She was an accomplished seamstress who was called upon to create garments for wedding parties. She was employed by Read's Department Store, White Turkey Inn, The Hotel Green and Durkins Diner.
Mrs. Dunn is survived by two daughters, Janet Conners of Bridgeport and Sharon Etzel and her husband Gerard of Southport; a brother, Louis Pokrywka and his wife Jane of Florida; a sister, Catherine Hancock of Danbury; 10 grandchildren, Shawn Conners , Gregg Conners and his companion Florence Mercer , Matt Conners and his wife Leila, Minette Conners,
The Cornell Memorial Home of Danbury was in charge of arrangements.