DUNN, WilliamPosted: July 14th, 2016
William “Bill” Dunn
1921 – 2016
Mr. William “Bill” Dunn of Lethbridge, beloved husband of the late Mrs. Dorothy Dunn, passed away at the Chinook Regional Hospital on Monday, July 11, 2016 at the age of 95 years William (Bill or Willy to friends and family) was bron on February 9, 1921, at East Edmonton, Alberta. In 1927, he and his brother Malcom moved to the Ministick Lake area, southeast of Edmonton, to farm with their parents, Peter and Kathleen Dunn. Bill married Alice Mae Waters in 1944 and continued to work the family farm until 1955. After Alice passed away that year, Bill moved his children to Lethbridge and became a welder at Lethbridge Iron Works until he retired in 1986. In 1960 he married Dorothy Jean Hall and they enjoyed 52 wonderful years together. William is survived by his daughter Kathleen (Gerald) Berent; sons Robert Hall, Douglas (Shiela) Dunn; 9 grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren, as well as numerous nieces, nephews and cousins. Besides his first wife Alice, William was predeceased by his loving wife Dorothy; his brother Malcom and grandson Chadwick Hall. A Celebration of Life will be held at 11:00am, on Saturday, July 16, 2016 at the MARTIN BROTHERS RIVERVIEW CHAPEL, 610 4 Street South, Lethbridge, Alberta with Pastor Rodger Halvorsen, officiating. For those who wish, memorial donations in Bill’s name may be made to a charity of one’s choice.
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