January 1, 1970 - April 20, 2011

RAWLINS ~ Merlyn Anita (Pearson) of Revere on April 20, 2011. Beloved wife of the late Herbert Rawlins. Devoted mother of Dennis Rawlins of NY, Maurice Rawlins of FL and Neena Henry of Revere. Dear sister of Hector Pearson of England. Cherished grandmother of 2 and great-grandmother of 2. Funeral from the Paul Buonfiglio & Sons~Bruno Funeral Home 128 Revere St., REVERE on Monday, April 25, 2011 at 9am. Funeral Mass in St. Mary’s Church at 11am. Relatives and friends are kindly invited. Visitation will be held Monday from 9~10:30am. Merlyn moved from Jamaica to the US in 1962 and settled in New York City, she then moved to MA in 2004. She was an active member of both her church parish and the Revere Senior Center. In lieu of flowers donations in Merlyn’s name may be made to: Dept. of Oncology, Beth Israel Hospital, 330 Brookline Ave., Boston, MA 02215. Interment in Holy Cross Cemetery.