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Vonda A. Dunn, 90, Columbus

Vonda A. Dunn, 90, of Columbus, died at 3:00 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 3, 2013 at Franklin United Methodist Community.

Vonda was born Feb. 18, 1922 in Johnson County to the late George A. and Golda E. Roberts Dunn. He married Mary Anna Conner Dec. 9, 1950. She preceded him in death in March 2000. He owned and operated Vonda Dunn Asphalt Paving Company and was a member of Bethel Holiness Church. Vonda proudly served in the U.S. Army. He enjoyed farming, growing fruit, fishing, hunting and spending time with family and friends.

A funeral service will be conducted at noon on Monday Jan. 7, at Bethel Holiness Church with the Revs. Nathan Shockley and Robert Thompson officiating.

Family and friends can call from 10 a.m. until service time Monday at the church.

Burial will be at Rest Haven Cemetery in Edinburgh with military honors conducted by the Indiana Army Reserve National Guard Honor Guard and Bartholomew County Veterans Color Guard.

Memorial contributions can be made to Bethel Holiness Church, 6060 N. U.S. 31, Columbus, IN 47201.

Send online condolences to the Dunn family and view a video tribute at www.barkesweaverglick.com

Survivors include his son, Richard A. (Bethel) Dunn of Colorado Springs, Colo.; daughters, Rhonda Ann Dunn of Brown County and Robin Dunn of Edinburgh;brothers, Mahlon J. "Bud" (Shirley)  Dunn of Edinburgh and Marcus (Shirley) Dunn of Brown County; sisters, Jean Castle of Florida, Doris Ferguson of Kokomo, Frances (Clifford) Emmons; and several grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren.

He also was preceded in death by his parents; wife; brothers, David N. and Joel N. Dunn; and sisters, Ruth Oaks and Lucille Lucas.

Arrangements were entrusted to Barkes, Weaver & Glick Funeral Home.

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    Euchre
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