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Robert A. Dunn

May 2, 1926 ~ December 22, 2019 (age 93)


Robert A. Dunn, age 93, of Montague, passed away Sunday December 22, 2019 in Muskegon.  Bob was born May 2, 1926 in Otto Township, the son of Alvin and Myrtle (Robinson) Dunn.

He was raised in Otto Township and married Juanita Rought on July 30, 1949.  He was a U.S. Army veteran serving from 1945 to 1946.    He lived in Otto Township until moving to the Montague area in 1970.

Bob was a member of Ferry United Methodist Church, the Fremont-Hesperia VFW and the Holton American Legion.  

 He was a truck driver for forty years before his retirement.  Bob drove for several companies during his career such as Oceana Canning Company, for Jerry Vaneps, Ralph Pranger, Darling Transfer, Jones Motor Freight, Keyline Freight, and for the Michigan Milk Producers Association (Lakeshore Co-Op).  He loved his dogs and was known to take them on a trip or two in his trucking days.

He is survived by his wife, Juanita; his children, Robert L. (Kay) Dunn; Evelyn (Steve) Woodward, Jane (Dan) Cargill, William (Cindy) Dunn, Tony (Nancy) Dunn and Rodney (Tina) Dunn and preceded in death by daughter, Julia Kludy; also survived by  son-in-law, Dan Kludy;  nineteen grandchildren and many great-grandchildren.  He was also preceded in death by his grandson, Curtis Dunn, his parents, Alvin and Myrtle Dunn, his half-brother, Gerald Scott and half-sisters, Doris Case, Ellen Scott, Myrtle Robinson and May.

Visitation is Friday, December 27th, 6-8 pm and the funeral service will be held Saturday, December 28th, 2 pm at Harris Funeral Home in Shelby with Pastor Paul Hane officiating.  Interment with military honors will be in Otto Township Cemetery.  Memorials to the Alzheimer's Association, 564 S. Main Street, Suite 200, Ann Arbor, MI  48104 are appreciated.

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December 27, 2019

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Harris Funeral Home
267 N. Michigan Avenue
Shelby, MI 49455

Funeral Service
December 28, 2019

2:00 PM
Harris Funeral Home
267 N. Michigan Avenue
Shelby, MI 49455

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