Karen McGarry

March 30, 2020


Karen Dunn McGarry, age 60, passed suddenly at home on Monday, March 30th, 2020 in Trumbull, Ct. She was born in Winthrop, Massachusetts on May 21st, 1959. Predeceased by her Father, Thomas Dunn, she is survived by loving husband William McGarry and son Matthew, Mother, Muriel (Trites) Dunn of Danvers, brother T

homas J Dunn & partner Greta Ghiozzi of Danvers, her sisters, Susan Dunn of Lynnfield,  Deborah Eason & husband Gary of Danvers, Barbara Dunn & partner Peter Recka of Lynnfield and so many loving nieces, nephews, and grandnieces and nephews.


She started her career in the hospitality industry and met her husband Bill while working at the Ramada Inn in East Boston, Massachusetts. She later turned focus to home furnishing, clothing, and interior design, transforming her passion into a successful design company, McGarry Design Associates, servicing many residential and commercial clients in New York, Connecticut, and Massachusetts. 


She loved being active and the outdoors, from skiing to tennis. She especially loved swimming, rowing, and paddle-boating with her husband Bill at Pinewood lake, which her house overlooks. She spent countless hours on the lake with her son, teaching him to sail, swim, and fish; still activities he loves to this day.


The memorial service is to be announced at a later date. In lieu of flowers, please send donations to St. Jude's Children's hospital.

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