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Earl E. Dunning, 80, North Fort Myers, Fla.

Earl E. Dunning, 80, passed away Tuesday, Oct. 29, 2013, at his home in North Fort Myers, Fla. He was a former resident of Morgantown.

Earl was born Nov. 18, 1932, in Bloomington to the late Oral and Kathryn (Martin) Dunning. He served as a corporal in the United States Army during the Korean War. Earl was retired from the International Union of Operating Engineers Local 103 in Indianapolis as a heavy equipment operator.

Before retiring in Florida, Earl enjoyed working on his farm raising crops and cattle. He also enjoyed traveling, fishing, woodworking and was always there to help others as a handyman.

Earl is survived by his wife, Patty; a daughter, Diana (Ed) Willis of Columbus; two sons,  Dewayne (Tina) Dunning of Martinsville and Delbert (Sabrina) Dunning of Trafalgar; a brother, Harry (Anna) Dunning of Inverness, Fla.; a sister,  Imogene (Odell) Porter of Bloomington; four grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.

Military funeral honors will be presented by the Martinsville American Legion and Veterans of Foreign Wars Honor Guards at 5 p.m. Saturday afternoon, Nov. 9, at Meredith-Clark Funeral Home Cremation & Personalization Center, 179 E. Mulberry St. in Morgantown.  Friends can call from 2 p.m. until time of service Nov. 9 at the funeral home. 

Memorial contributions can be sent in honor of Earl to the Wounded Warriors Project, P.O. Box 758517, Topeka, KS  66675. 

Expressions of caring and kindness can be made to the Dunning family at meredith-clark.com.

 

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    Bingo
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    Live band at dance barn
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  • December 20
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    Live band at dance barn
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