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 Alba <I>Failoni</I> Dunn

Alba Failoni Dunn

Eagarville, Macoupin County, Illinois, USA
Death 26 Jun 2012 (aged 87)
Litchfield, Montgomery County, Illinois, USA
Burial Gillespie, Macoupin County, Illinois, USA
Memorial ID 92761248 · View Source
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Alba Dunn
June 28, 2012 10:23 PM
The Telegraph

Alba Dunn, 87, of Gillespie, died at 10:25 p.m. Tuesday, June 26, 2012, at St. Francis Hospital, Litchfield.

She was born on Sept. 1, 1924, in Eagarville, Ill., to Tony and Catterina (Rolando) Failoni.

Alba married Ross Dunn on August 27, 1949, in Gillespie. He preceded her in death on Jan. 3, 1997.

A farmer's wife, Alba was a member of the Saints Simon and Jude Altar Society and Ladies Auxiliary VFW Post 4547 of Gillespie.

Alba is survived by her children, Tony Dunn of Benld, Jack (Connie) Dunn of Gillespie, Cathy (Pete) Shinagawa of Meridian, Miss.; grandchildren, Kelly Dunn, Kim Dunn, Daniel Shinagawa, Michael Shinagawa, Scott Shinagawa, five great-grandchildren and sibling, Edeale "Dolly" Failoni of Eagarville.

In addition to her parents and spouse, Alba is preceded in death by her grandson, Brett Dunn, brothers, Gordon Failoni and Bruno Failoni.

Friends may call from 5-8 p.m. Friday, June 29, at Kravanya Funeral Home, Gillespie. Funeral services are at 11 a.m. Saturday, June 30, at Saints Simon and Jude Church, Gillespie, with Monsignor Larry Auda officiating. Burial will be at Holy Cross Cemetery, Gillespie.

Memorials may be made to Holy Cross Cemetery or Partnership for Educational Excellence District 7. Anyone wishing to send an online condolence may do so at

Kravanya Funeral Home in Gillespie is in charge of the arrangements.

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