Barbara J. (Lunt) Peters, 72

Barbara J. (Lunt) Peters, 72, of Northbridge passed away on Friday, Aug. 21, 2020 at her home surrounded by her family.

A lifelong resident of Northbridge, Barbara had been employed by the Hutchinson Company in Northbridge for 17 years. Previously, she worked at the former Kartiganer Hat Company in Upton and the former Snider’s Meat Co. in Sutton.

She was born June 12, 1948 in Bar Harbor, ME the daughter of the late LaForest and Julia (Braley) Lunt, Jr. and was a graduate of Northbridge High School.

Barbara enjoyed knitting, crocheting, gardening, crafting and was an avid reader. She enjoyed watching the Boston Red Sox and New England Patriots. She also liked an occasional trip to the casinos and in earlier years, liked attending the Indian Ranch in Webster with the girls.

Barbara is survived by her fiancée Michael T. McCrory of Northbridge; her children, Tina L. Lamontagne and Debra A. DeVries, both of Uxbridge, James M. Peters of Whitinsville, Michael P. and his wife Asa McCrory of Whitinsville, Misty McCrory of Milford, and Kevin McCrory of CA; her grandchildren, Dakota Lyons, Shaun Lyons, Jeffrey Doyle, Jr., Rachel Peters, Tauriel Peters, Seth McCrory, Althea McCrory, Hunter McCrory, Piper McCrory, Ashley Coddington and Donald Coddington; her sisters, Glenda Clark of Whitinsville, Sandra Filho of Uxbridge; a father-in-law Thomas A. McCrory and many nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by a mother-in-law Maryann McCrory.

Funeral services will be private.

Arrangements by Buma Funeral Homes, Whitinsville.

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