Barbara F. Lund

March 29, 1933April 1, 2021

Barbara F. (Dennis) Lund, of Pocasset, MA passed away Thursday, April the First at Cape Cod Hospital. She was the wife of Richard M. Lund for 65 years. Born and raised in Worcester, MA, the daughter of the late Francis F. Dennis and Marion (O’Hara) Dennis, Barbara attended North High School and graduated from Boston College School of Nursing, cum laude in 1955 with her bachelor’s degree in Nursing. Barbara worked as a Registered Nurse for 31 years at The Memorial Hospital in Worcester, MA as Assistant Nurse Manager on the Oncology and Geriatric unit. Barbara and Richard raised their family in Northborough, MA before retiring to Cape Cod where she and her family made many great memories of boating and beaching. Besides her husband, she is survived by daughters Karen Fleming and her husband Rob of North Grafton, Kristen Rakers and her husband Jeff of Belchertown, her granddaughters Jennifer Flint and Amanda Canfield and her 9 great grandchildren. Barbara exemplified caring, compassion and leadership. She will be dearly missed by her family and friends. A Mass of Christian Burial will take place at 10am on April 12th at St. John the Evangelist Catholic Parish; 841 Shore Rd.,Pocasset, MA. Burial will follow at 12:30pm at the Massachusetts National Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, please make a donation in Barbara’s name to your favorite charity.


  • Mass of Christian Burial

    Monday, April 12, 2021

  • Burial

    Monday, April 12, 2021


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Sheilagh Murphy

April 9, 2021

I’m so sorry to hear of the passing of Barbara. So many great memories of growing up next door to you all, and all the fun we had together. Barbara was like a second mother and was always there for us. I will forever treasure the memories we have. My heartfelt condolences to Richard, Karen, Krissy, and grandchildren.

Love, Sheilagh

Terence Murphy

April 9, 2021

Richard, Karen and Kristen sorry to hear about Barbara, please find strength with each other.

Terry & Patty Murphy

Sallyann Murphy

April 9, 2021


You'll always be in my heart
Wonderful memories raising our kids together in Northborough, too many fun times together to count.

Sending our condolences and prayers to Richard and family

Sallyann and Audrey

MaryJane Dempsey

April 8, 2021

Sending my love and prayers to Barbara s husband Rich and her daughters andALL those grand and great grandchildren! Barbara has been a close and precious friend ever since we started at BC together in 1951💕