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Dorothy L. Hayward

January 7, 1928 - December 10, 2017

Obituary


Dorothy L. (Sawyer) Hayward - Lynn

Dorothy L. (Sawyer) Hayward age 89 of Lynn, passed away peacefully at her home in Lynn on Sunday, December 10, 2017 with her family by her side. She was born in Lynn on January 7, 1928 the daughter of the late, George N. and Anna M. (Pollard) Sawyer. She was raised and educated in Lynn. Dorothy worked in the collections department for Sears, Roebuck and Company. She retired with over 20 years of service. When her children were younger and her husband Herbert was ill, Dorothy would coach...

Dorothy L. (Sawyer) Hayward - Lynn

Dorothy L. (Sawyer) Hayward age 89 of Lynn, passed away peacefully at her home in Lynn on Sunday, December 10, 2017 with her family by her side. She was born in Lynn on January 7, 1928 the daughter of the late, George N. and Anna M. (Pollard) Sawyer. She was raised and educated in Lynn. Dorothy worked in the collections department for Sears, Roebuck and Company. She retired with over 20 years of service. When her children were younger and her husband Herbert was ill, Dorothy would coach the kid's baseball games. She was a CCD teacher at Holy Family Parish for many years. Dorothy would also chaperone her daughter's trips with the Jeannette's Drum & Bugle Corps. In recent years she loved to play BINGO. She was predeceased by her husband, Herbert E. Hayward, Jr. in 1974. She is survived by her children; Herbert E. Hayward, III of Lynn, Deborah L. Craig of Lynn, Jeffery J. Hayward and spouse, Anne-Marie of Oviedo, FL, Gregory P. Hayward and spouse, Colleen of Manchester, NH and Kimberly A. Dexter and spouse, Kenneth of Seymour, TN. Her siblings; Charles W. "Billy" Sawyer of Lebanon, ME, Robert E. Sawyer and spouse, Mary Lou of Lynn, Barbara A. LeBlanc of Seymour, TN and Norma C. Jordan of Winter Garden, FL. Fourteen grandchildren, seventeen great-grandchildren, one great-great grandchild as well as numerous other family members also survive her.

Family and friends are invited to attend Mrs. Hayward's visitation on Wednesday, December, 13, 2017 from 10 AM -12 PM at Cuffe-McGinn Funeral Home, 157 Maple Street, Lynn, MA 01904. Funeral services will follow the visitation at 12 PM at the funeral home. Burial will follow the service in St. Joseph Cemetery on Broadway in Lynn. In-lieu of flowers, donations are requested to: The American Cancer Society, 30 Speen Street, Framingham, MA 01701.