Obituary: Dorothy ‘Dot’ (Marsh) Gwillim, 95

Dorothy “Dot” (Marsh) Gwillim, 95, wife of the late Dr. Thomas Gwillim passed away on October 14, 2019 at home surrounded by her loving family.  She was born November 6, 1923 in Pittsfield, MA and was the daughter of the late Edward and Sarah (Healy) Marsh.  She was a parishioner of St. Joseph Church. She was a member of the Ladies Guild of St. Joseph Church, St. Joseph’s School Alumni Assoc.  and the Tuesday Reading Club.  Dot graduated from St. Joseph School and Bristol High School.  She is survived by a son and daughter-in-law, Robert M. and Kelly Gwillim of Bristol, her daughter-in-law, Maria Gwillim of Sarasota, FL, three grandchildren, Jonathan (Yuhleng) Gwillim, Audrey Hanson and Colin Gwillim; three great grandchildren, Zhenfang Gwillim, Thomas Gwillim and Meiling Gwillim and several nieces and nephews.  Besides her husband and parents, she was predeceased by a son Thomas “Teg” Gwillim and her brother, Edward Gwillim.  Her family would like to give a special thanks to her caregivers, Deborah Dorsey and Viola Mack.  The funeral will be held Saturday, October 19, 2019 at 9am from DuPont Funeral Home, 25 Bellevue Ave., Bristol, followed by a mass in St. Joseph Church, 33 Queen St., Bristol at 10am.  Burial will follow in St. Joseph Cemetery, Bristol.  Calling hours will be held on Friday evening from 5-7pm at the funeral home.  The Gwillim family invites you to send a condolence message in Dot’s guestbook at