Dorothy Hoffman Dunn, 90, homemaker


Dorothy Hoffman Dunn, a homemaker from New Jersey, died Tuesday of complications from various infections at her home in the Heritage Harbour community of Annapolis. She was 90.

She was born in South Orange, N.J., and was a graduate of Centenary Collegiate Institute near her home and Miss Conklin's Secretarial School in New York City.

She was known as Dottie and worked in the 1930s for her father's Hoffman Beverage Co. in South Orange.

In 1951, she married Lester Dunn, a Western Electric Corp. supervisor, and they lived for a decade in Leawood, Kan., and for many years in Bernardsville, N.J. They moved to Annapolis about 15 years ago, and her husband died in 1997.

A memorial service will be held at 6 p.m. tomorrow at the John M. Taylor Funeral Home, 147 Duke of Gloucester St., Annapolis.

Survivors include two sons, Frederick P. Dunn of Leawood and Jeffrey A. Dunn of Davidsonville; a brother, Robert F. Hoffman of Madison, N.J.; six grandchildren; and two step-great-grandchildren.

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