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“We were so sorry to hear of Mr. Dunning's passing. We were out of town or we would have been at the funeral home to see all of you and to express...Read More »
1 of 9 | Posted by: Bill and Debbie Hofstetter - OH

“My memories are from over 40 yrs ago, Uncle Rich and his wonderful laugh. Coming to the cottage up in Michigan, and sharing his time with my Dad. I...Read More »
2 of 9 | Posted by: Patricia Dotson - Richburg, SC

“Dear MaryAnn, Denise and family We will always remember how Rich helped us to settle into our new home, happy, smiling and willing to help. You...Read More »
3 of 9 | Posted by: Kathy and Des Deszczykiewicz - OH

“I cant express what happiness Richie brought to my life by joking with me at McDonalds. He was a joy to visit with in the mornings. He will always...Read More »
4 of 9 | Posted by: Barbara McDaniel - Ravenna, OH

“Maryann: So sorry to hear about Rich. You and your family have our Deepest Sympathy. ”
5 of 9 | Posted by: Emerson & Carol Dayton - Tucson, AZ

“Denise, I'm so sorry for your loss. Know that you are in my thoughts and prayers at this time. It was good seeing you after all these years. ”
6 of 9 | Posted by: Janice Black - Burton, OH

“My heartfelt sympathy to all the family but especially to my neighbors, Ron, Chris, Aaron, Devin. Emily and Megan. The loss of a family member is...Read More »
7 of 9 | Posted by: Barbara Mausser - Chardon, OH

“We were so sorry to hear of your loss. Dick was such a dear, sweet, kind and gentle man. He will fondly be remembered and we will hold memories of...Read More »
8 of 9 | Posted by: Tom and Cindy Poole, Trish, 'Angie' and Vicky - OH

“Heartfelt prayers to Denise. Hugs to George and the boys. We are thinking of you and yours. XXXXOOOO ”
9 of 9 | Posted by: Jeff and Kathy Miller and girls - WV

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Richard D. Dunning Age 76 of Garrettsville, previously of Chardon, died January 30, 2013 at his home, surrounded by his loving family. Born in Cleveland July 3, 1936, he has been a lifelong area resident. He proudly served in the US Army, stationed in Germany for 2 ½ years. Mr. Dunning was a Tool and Die maker for Lincoln Electric in Euclid for 30 years, retiring in 1996. He was an avid fisherman, golfer and loved playing softball in the Senior Leagues in AZ. He is survived by his wife MaryAnn (nee: Kleppel) Dunning of Garrettsville, whom he married April 4, 1959 in Thompson, children Michael (Sara) Dunning of Windham, Ronald (Christina) Dunning of Chardon and Denise (George) Owens of Garrettsville. He is preceded in death by his son, Timothy Dunning, his parents Homer and Ursella (nee: Mellert) Dunning and 3 brothers and 2 sisters. He also leaves 11 grandchildren and 5 great grandchildren, sister Beverly (Donald) Williams of Chardon and brother Jim (Holly) Krueger of Chardon. FUNERAL SVC:Sunday, February 3 at 3:00 PM at the Burr Funeral Home, 116 South St. (On Rt. 44, 500' south of Rt. 6/Chardon Square) Chardon. The family will receive friends on Sunday 1:00 until 3:00 PM at the funeral home. Donations are requested to Hospice of the Western Reserve, 17876 St. Clair Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44110. Information and condolences on line at

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