Fred E. Dunlap
Fred E. Dunlap, 80, of Mt. Vernon died 2:50 p.m.
Nov. 25, 2004, at his home.
He was first owner/operator of Fred's Movers in Chicago
and later was owner/operator of Fred's Tavern in Arcola.
Mr. Dunlap was born Dec. 12, 1923, in Woodlawn to David Eli
and Lora Clifford Harvey Dunlap. He married Anna M. (Fulse)
Dunlap June 17, 1971; she survives.
Graveside services will be held 10:30 a.m. Saturday at Mt.
Catherine Cemetery in rural Jefferson County. No public
visitation will be held, however, the family is extending an
invitation to family and friends to join them at the Country
Time Dance Hall on Illinois route 148 at Nason road following
the graveside service. The Rev. Dale Burzynski will officiate.
Full military honors will be conducted by American Legion Post
141 of Mt. Vernon. No public visitation will be held.
Mr. Dunlap is survived by his wife, Anna M. Dunlap of Mt. Vernon;
two daughters, Paula Febre of Newport Richey, FL., and Sherry
Garvin and husband Edward of Gilbert, Ariz.; a son, Mike Unger
and wife Dana of Knoxville, Tenn.; grandchildren Michael John Lorenzo
and wife Brenda of Palm Harbor, Fla., and Jacqueline Grob and husband
Stephan of Fishers, Ind., Amber Jones of Knoxville, lTN., Anthony Beck
of Knoxville, TN., and Krista Beck, of Knoxville, TN.; great-grandchildren
Isaiah Grob of Fishers, Ind., and Emma Grob of Fishers, Ind.; seven
stepchildren; 24 step-grandchildren; and 24 step-great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents; two brothers and two sisters.
Mr. Dunlap was a veteran of the U.S. Army and served in the 2nd Cavalry
during World War II. He received the Purple Heart. He was a member of the
Veterans of Foreign Wars and Disabled Veterans of America.
For those who wish, memorials may be made to the American Cancer
Society and will be accepted at the funeral home or may be mailed to
Hughey Funeral Home, P.O. Box 721, Mt. Vernon, IL 62864. Arrangements
have been entrusted to the care of Hughey Funeral Home, where you may call
242-3348 for obituary information at any time.
Date: 28 Nov 2004
Submitted by: Robert W. Loman