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M. Gwynn



Marie Vivien Gwynn, age 71, of Cambridge, MD, died Sunday night, October 16, 2011 at Chesapeake Woods Center, Cambridge, MD.

Born on August 21, 1940 in Glasgow, Scotland, she was the daughter of the late Owen Francis Boyle and Helen “Nell” McLeod Boyle.

In 1967 she moved to Cambridge, Maryland.

Vivien was a communicant of St. Mary, Refuge of Sinners Catholic Church, Cambridge.

Vivien was an avid fan of tennis and liked to read. She was an active participant of Alcoholics Anonymous and will be missed by many. Vivien loved her family very much.

Surviving are two children Kelly Lee Martinez and her husband Luis “Lou” of Riverview, FL and Sean Gwynn of St. Petersburg, FL; five siblings Bernard Boyle of Glasgow, Scotland, Fran Strohmer of Cambridge, MD, Tommy Boyle and his wife Sharon of Glasgow, Scotland, Gerald “Gerry” Boyle of Cambridge, MD and Mary Downey and her husband Michael Tilghman Donwey of Cambridge, MD; two step-grandchildren Jennifer Martinez and Adam Martinez; several nieces and nephews.

Preceding her in death besides her parents was a brother-in-law Bill Strohmer.

The family will receive friends Wednesday evening, October 19th from 6 to 8 p.m. at Curran-Bromwell Funeral Home, P.A. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at Noon on Thursday, October 20th at St. Mary, Refuge of Sinners Catholic Church, 1515 Glasgow St., Cambridge. Celebrant of the Mass will be The Rev. Bruce Byrolly. Interment will follow at Old Trinity Cemetery, Church Creek, MD.

Pallbearers will be Sean Gwynn, Gerry Boyle, Owen Strohmer, Steve Strohmer, Lou Martinez and Michael Downey.

Memorial offerings may be made in Vivien’s memory to the charity of ones choice.

For online condolences, please visit www.curran-bromwell.com

Florists ... Please deliver flowers anytime on Wednesday. If you have orders needing to be delivered on Thursday - kindly deliver them to St. Mary's Refuge of Sinners Catholic Church, 1515 Glasgow St., Cambridge. Thank you

Facts Born: August 21, 1940
Place of Birth: Glasgow, Scotland
Death: October 16, 2011
Place of Death: Cambridge, MD

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Sonia (Gibson) Krause kelly and sean so sorry to hear about your mom I know you will miss her very much but she will watch over you both always. love Sonia Jason & Elisa Gibson Krause. 10/23/2011 Tom & Sandy Gerry We are sorry to hear Mom Pass a way. We really like her very much 10/21/2011 Dawn Simmons Miss Vivien will be sadly missed. I worked with her at Englishs many years ago. I will miss her dearly. Your family is in my thoughts and prayers. 10/20/2011 A sympathy card has been sent to the family of M. Vivien Gwynn. 10/20/2011 Donald Brunnert To Kelly Gwynn Martinez, I'm so sorry for you loss and have warm thoughts you your family. You have another Ange 'Mom' looking over you at all time. Much Love Don 10/20/2011 Lisa Flynn God Bless your family! Vivien will be missed. She was a lovely lady! Chris, Lisa, Noel, Mary, and Sarah Flynn 10/19/2011 gina hunter miss vivien was one of my favorite customers at superfresh i always looked forward to see her smiling face she will be greatly missed 10/19/2011 bernard boyle will miss you very much,my beautiful sister,may god bless and keep you,sleep in peace,xxx 10/19/2011 PHYLLIS-FRAZIER-JAMES TO VIVIANS FMILY: I WILL ALWAYS REMEMBER HER "PERKY" PERSONALITY AND THAT SPONTANEOUS SMILE. LOVE AND GODSA BLESSINGS TO YOU ALL. PHYLLIS 10/18/2011 Susan Dean and Leah Foxwell So very sorry for your loss, Vivien was such a wonderful, loving person. She will be truly missed!!! 10/18/2011 Levin & Effie M. Elzey Dear Family, We are saddened to hear of Vivin's death. May God grant you comfort and strength. May His Spirit comfort and guide you & empower you to be a blessing. 10/18/2011 Bill Parker I was really saddened to here that Vivien passed away. I knew her health was failing and was very happy I was able to visit her at Chesapeake Woods before we moved to Florida for the winter. Vivien was a very unique & beautiful person who loved life, her family & this country. She will be missed and I can say she left her foot print in my heart. 10/18/2011 David and Scottie Marshall To ALL of Vivian's family, You are all in our thoughts and prayers during this difficult time. May God continue to wrap his arms around your family and give you strength and comfort in the days to come. Even though Vivian may be gone, she will always be near because she will always be in your hearts. Love and hugs to you all. 10/17/2011

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