Laverle Dunn (86) of Greenup


Published on January 4 2013 9:27 am

Laverle Junior Dunn, age 86, of Greenup, IL passed away at 7:45 am on January 3rd 2013 at St. Anthony’s Memorial Hospital in Effingham.

Funeral services will be at 10:00 am on Monday January 7, 2013 at the Barkley Funeral Chapel in Greenup, IL. Visitation will be from 4:00 to 6:00 on Sunday at the funeral chapel. Burial will be in the Aten Cemetery rural Hidalgo, IL.

Junior was born on April 29, 1926 in Hidalgo, IL the son of Richard & Audrey (Hutson) Dunn. He married Dorothy Hawker on April 29, 1944 and she preceded him in 1991. Surviving is a son Dana Dunn of Greenup and daughter Sheila (Matt) King of Greenup and granddaughter Summer Waggoner of Olney; Brothers Jim Dunn of Greenup, Bill Dunn of Kokomo, IN and Danny Dunn of Casey; sisters Marjorie Freeman of Decatur and Betty Kuhn of Greenup, IL. He was preceded in death by his parents, one son, one brother and one sister.

Junior was a foreman for the Ettelbrick Shoe Company for many years. He also was a bartender at the VFW in Greenup for many years.

Memorials can be made to the American Cancer Society.

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