Herman L. "Pete" Dunn, age 85. of Carl Junction, Mo., passed away August 14, 2017 at his home, surrounded by his family.
He was born September 7, 1931, in Alba, Mo., to Samuel and Pearl (Lasiter) Dunn. He has lived in Carl Junction for 20 years, moving there from Carthage.
Pete worked as a truck driver for Moore's Mfg, Campbell's 66, Manley Transfer and ended his career at Raco Car Wash as an attendant. He enjoyed cars and attended many car shows and belonged to the Cherokee Outlaw Cruisers Car Club.
Herman married Marcine Rowsey on October 7, 1951, in Wichita, Kan. She preceded him in death on August 5, 2007.
Survivors include two sons, Sam Dunn and his wife, Carman, of Kansas City, Mo., David Dunn and his wife, Linda, of Carthage, Mo. Five daughters, Virginia Kesinger and her husband, William, of Oronogo, Mo., Debbie Wheeler, of Pittsburg, Kan., Sandra Chew, of Joplin, Janis Pope and her husband, Walter, of Joplin, Tammy McGuirk and her husband, Mike, of Carthage, Mo. A brother, James "Bob" Dunn, of Pittsburg. Eighteen grandchildren, 68 great-grandchildren and seven great-great- grandchildren. He was preceded in death by a brother, Arthur Dunn, and four sisters, Sylvia Benson, Dorothy Myers, his twin sisters, Pauline and Ailene.
Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Friday, August 18, at the Mason-Woodard Chapel. A visitation will be held Thursday from 6 to 7 p.m. Interment will be in Ozark Memorial Park Cemetery. Pallbearers will be Adam Dunn, Joseph Dunn Tim Kesinger, Ben Kesinger, Jacob Adams, Luke Dunn and Walter Pope.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Mason-Woodard Mortuary & Crematory.
Published on August 16, 2017