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 William Elmer Dunn

William Elmer Dunn

Murray, Salt Lake County, Utah, USA
Death 1 Jul 1996 (aged 92)
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah, USA
Burial Murray, Salt Lake County, Utah, USA
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William Elmer Dunn, age 92, known to most as Elmer, passed away peacefully in his sleep, July 1, 1996, from causes incident to age.

Born February 8, 1904, in Murray, Utah to William and Rosetta Tripp Dunn. Married Estella Drage on August 18, 1924, in Salt Lake City, Utah.

Member of Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints. Former owner of Dunn Auto Co., he served a life-long vocation as an automobile dealer and salesman, receiving many recognitions for his achievements. He loved to camp and fish the many streams throughout the state of Utah.

Survived by his wife of 72 years, Estella; one son, William E. (Norma) Dunn, Murray, Utah; three daughters, Donna (Keith) Smith, Orem, Utah; Pat Haun, Mission Viejo, Calif.; Peggy (Don) McKinley, Mission Viejo, Calif.; 15 grandchildren, 34 great-grandchildren, one great-great-grandchild. Preceded in death by sister, Bella Sessions; brother, Harry V. Dunn; and son-in-law, James Haun.

Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. on Friday, July 5, 1996, at Jenkins-Soffe Mortuary, 4760 So. State, Murray, where friends may call prior to services from 11 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. Interment in Murray City Cemetery, 5600 Vine St.

Source-Deseret News Wednesday, July 3, 1996 Obituary

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  • Maintained by: Anne
  • Originally Created by: Utah State Historical Society
  • Added: 2 Feb 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 34734
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for William Elmer Dunn (8 Feb 1904–1 Jul 1996), Find A Grave Memorial no. 34734, citing Murray City Cemetery, Murray, Salt Lake County, Utah, USA ; Maintained by Anne (contributor 46788213) .