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  • Harry T. Dunn

  • September 20, 2010

DANVILLE — Harry Tilton Dunn, 80, of 21590 Beck Road, Danville, died Sept. 18, 2010, at the Colonial Manor Health Care Center in Loudonville.

He was born May 23, 1930, in Jelloway to the late Tilton and Zella (Goon) Dunn. Harry was a farmer and retired from the former Hart’s Department Store in Mount Vernon. He was a U.S. Army veteran serving during the Korean conflict. He was a member of the Jelloway United Methodist Church, Loudonville American Legion and the VFW of Mount Vernon. He attended the Mount Vernon DAV and was a 1948 graduate of Danville High School. He enjoyed woodworking, loved farming and his animals.

He is survived by his wife, Barbara (Daniels) Dunn, whom he married April 21, 1956. Also surviving are a son, Harry Michael (Connie) Dunn of Prospect; four grandchildren, Vicki, Nicole, Nicholas and Hollie Dunn; a brother-in-law, Dwight Daniels of Mount Vernon; and several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by four sisters and one brother, Faye Nordyke, Ruth Sleeman, Earl Dunn, Lois Daniels and Woneta Cheuvront.

Funeral services will be held Wednesday, Sept. 22, at 11 a.m. at the Jelloway United Methodist Church with the Revs. Jack Dearth and John Clouston officiating. Burial will be in the Wesley Chapel Cemetery at Danville with graveside military services conducted by the Knox County Joint Veterans Council. Visitation is Tuesday, Sept. 21, from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Fischer Funeral Home in Danville; www.fischerfuneralhome.com.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Jelloway United Methodist Church c/o Jill Charlton, 21179 Wooster Road, Danville, OH 43014.

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