He is survived by his wife of 60 years, Virginia Leroy Roberts Dunn; children James Michael and his wife Tammy, Greencastle; David Lee and his wife Janiece, Elwood; Judy Diane Bayberry, Moorseville; Susan Elaine Perkins and her husband Dan, Nicholasville, Ky.; Tracy Marie Rhine and her husband Rick, Greencastle and Timothy Andrew and his wife Stephanie, Greencastle. He is survived by 13 grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents Harold Loren and Retha Verona Norwood Dunn, his brother Harold Loren (Doc) and sister Verona Coleen Dunn.
He graduated from Greencastle High School in 1945 and played on the varsity basketball, track and softball teams.
He joined the Carpenters' Union in 1946 and was a lifelong member. As a skilled carpenter, he was appreciated by many in the community for his craftsmanship and honesty. His friends enjoyed his quick wit and humor when they would meet for coffee at McDonald's in the morning.
He lived his life for his family and will by missed by all, including his psycho dog Lewis.
Visitation will be Saturday April 19, from 9 a.m. - noon, at the Chandler Hayes Funeral Home, 4 North Julian Drive, Greencastle, IN 46135, (behind McDonald's restaurant). A memorial service will begin at noon.