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Burket-Truby Funeral Home of Oakmont

Dunlay, Mary Lou




Surrounded by her loving family at her home, Mary Lou (Kernan) Dunlay, 91, of Oakmont, Pa., passed away peacefully on September 29, 2022. She was the beloved wife of 59 years of the late James F. Dunlay, loving mother of Jim (Cecilia) Dunlay of Allegheny Township, Peg Dunlay Kendra of Charleston, South Carolina, Pat Dunlay Lauff of Oakmont, and Michael Dunlay of Chicago, adored grandmother of Jennifer, Michael (Emily), Christopher (Kaitlin), Allison, Kelly, Carlye (Ben), Daniel, Hanna (Stephen), Erin (Micah) and Mackenzie, great grandmother of Liam Dunlay, daughter of the late Gert and Frank Kernan, sister of Butch (Mary) Kernan, Patricia (John) Blough, and Kathleen (Terry) Anger. Mary Lou was a graduate of Carlow University, member of the choir at St. Irenaeus Catholic Church, beloved preschool teacher at St. Thomas Episcopal Church, active member with the Oakmont Garden Club, and enjoyed volunteering in her community. Mary Lou will be remembered for her kind and caring heart, being an angel to everyone she met, and the way she held your hand with genuine love. Her spirit and positivity were contagious, and she heightened every life she touched. Her love and care for her family, her many friends, and her community will stay with us all. She was a woman of deep faith who was grateful to live a full and richly blessed life. Those who were loved by Mary Lou will be comforted by her eternal presence in their lives. Friends and family are invited to celebrate her life at BURKET-TRUBY FUNERAL HOME CREMATION & ALTERNATIVE SERVICES INC., 421 Allegheny Ave., Oakmont, for visitation on Friday, October 7 from 2-4 p.m. and 6-8 p.m. A mass of Christian Burial will be Saturday, October 8 at Holy Family Parish (St. Irenaeus Catholic Church), at 11:00 a.m. Family suggests memorials to Bridges Hospice and The Alzheimer’s Association. Visit us online at www.burket-truby.com.