Joseph W. Dunn, Jr., 77, of Carlinville, IL died Friday, February 16, 2018 at his home in Carlinville. He was born December 14, 1940 in Carlinville to Joseph W. Dunn and Susan B. (Bilbruck) Dunn. Joe married Judith A. Mansfield December 18, 1960 in Modesto, IL.
Joe is preceded in death by his parents, infant son, James, brothers; Thomas, Denzil, and Melvin Dunn, and sister, Mae Conklin.
He retired after 37 yrs. of employment with General Telephone Company. Joe was a member of the Church of Christ.
He is survived by his wife, Judith Dunn of Carlinville, sons; Jerry Dunn of Lebanon, TN, Justin (Abbe Joiner) Dunn of Chesterfield, IL, Jason (Misty) Dunn of Flaherty, KY, daughters; Joyce (Sam) Wallace of Girard, IL, Jill (Doug) Twaddell of Beloit, KS, sisters; Evelyn (Lee) Hughes of Carlinville, IL, Wanda Elledge of Alton, IL, Melba Ribble of Bethalto, IL, Wilma Kreoger of Carlinville, IL, Pat Dunn of Chesterfield, IL, 15 grandchildren, 26 great grandchildren, and 3 great great grandchildren.
A funeral service will be held Tuesday, February 20, 2018 at 10:30am at Heinz Funeral Home. A private family visitation hour will preceded the service.
Burial will take place at Charity Cemetery following services.
Memorials may go to MCDD.