William F. Dunn Jr.


William F. Dunn Jr, 71, passed away on Saturday, Sept. 16, 2017, at a local hospital.

He was born Nov. 25, 1945, to William F. Dunn Sr. and Miriam McCloskey Dunn McGuire in Darby, Pa. He was of the Baptist faith. A retired truck driver, he loved to go camping, fishing, sailing and was known to sound like Elvis when he sang. He faithfully served our country in the U.S. Army and Coast Guard.

He was preceded in death by his parents, William F. and Betty Dunn Sr. and William “Boo” and Miriam McGuire; wife, Claudia Pritchard Dunn; daughter, April Michelle Dunn; grandchild, Devon Branham; and siblings: Dorothy Harris, Jean Marie McGuire and Kevin McGuire.

He is survived by his children: Timothy Ray Dunn, Kellie Ann Forgey and Karen Denise Branham; grandchildren: Brandon Forgey and Haven Branham; siblings: Linda Cross (Ed), Susie Evans (Spencer), Robert “Bob” (Vickie) Dunn, Janice Casteel (Danny), Deborah Beshears (Chuck), Cheryl Maldonado (Charley), William “Mickey” McGuire (Terri), Bernard “Bernie” McGuire (Jill), and Patrick McGuire (Sharon); former spouse and mother of Tim, Joann Dunn; and best friend, Jackie Stanfield.

A memorial service will be held at 3 p.m. in the chapel of Serenity of Cleveland Funeral Home on Friday, Sept. 22, 2017, with the Rev. Steve Smartt officiating.

The family will receive friends prior to the service from 1 to 3 p.m.

Online condolences may be left for William Dunn’s family at www.serenityofcleveland.com.


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