|Birth: ||Aug. 16, 1907|
|Death: ||Oct. 28, 1946|
Workman Killed at Grove City Plant William P. Dunlap of Harrisville Crushed to death while loading 30 Ton Casting
William Perry Dunlap, aged 39 of Harrisville, RD 1 was killed at 7:50pm Monday at the Cooper-Bessemer plant in Grove City, when he was assisting in loading a 30-ton casting. In some manner the hook slipped and crushed Mr. Dunlap against the wall. Born in Mercer Township, Butler County. August 16, 1907, he had been a lifetime resident of the Harrisville community. Mr. Dunlap was the son of Lawrence and Ethel Roberts Dunlap who survive and was a crane help by occupation. He was a member of the I. O. O. M In addition to his parents, he is survived by one daughter, Donna Elizabeth at home, and the following brothers and sisters, Mrs. Albert Simmons, Mrs. Cecil Henderson, Harrisville; Mrs. Grace Lieby, Jackson Center; Mrs. Pearl Kieefer and Miss Shirley Dunlap, Oil City; Norman Dunlap, Floyd Dunlap, Grove City; and Clyde and Fred Dunlap at home. Funeral services will be conducted from the Cunningham Funeral Home Grove City, on Thursday afternoon at 2 o’clock with Reverend Ohl, pastor of the Methodist Church in charge.
Interment will be in Harmony U.P. Cemetery, Harrisville.
Friends may call at the funeral home this evening and up until the time of the funeral on Thursday.
WEDNESDAY OCTOBER 30 1946
*Photos Courtesy of Sally Williamson
Lawrence Perry Dunlap (1885 - 1958)
Ethel Jane Roberts Dunlap (1888 - 1955)
William Perry Dunlap (1907 - 1946)
Mary Edith Dunlap Simmons (1909 - 1983)*
Charlotte Amy Dunlap Dunwoody Henderson (1910 - 1976)*
Norman Cecil Dunlap (1912 - 1999)*
Kenneth Ralph Dunlap (1913 - 1916)*
Grace Isabelle Dunlap Leiby (1914 - 2004)*
Pearl Leota Dunlap Kifer (1916 - 2002)*
Floyd Clayton Dunlap (1918 - 1991)*
Clyde Andrew Dunlap (1920 - 1998)*
Fred Lawrence Dunlap (1924 - 1986)*
Shirley Jane Dunlap Maurer (1929 - 1997)*
William P. Dunlap
*Headstone Photo taken by Dolores Pfeifer
Note: Headstone is in good shape.
Maintained by: Rebecca Dunlap
Originally Created by: Helen McDermott
Record added: Dec 03, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 62499702