Edmund Dunn


We regret to announce the death at Vernon Jubilee Hospital on January 24, 2006, of the Reverend Father John Edmund Dunn, at the age 81 years. Father Dunn was a veteran, serving during the Second world War in the Royal Canadian Air Force. He was ordained in Smithers in 1955, and served in many parishes throughout the Kamloops Diocese. Father Dunn was predeceased by a brother, Denis. He is survived by brother, Michael (Marg) of Kamloops, sister Margaret (Jim) Goodacre of Smithers, and sister-in-law, Muriel Dunn, and many extended family members. Prayers will be recited at Our Lady of the Valley Roman Catholic Church in Coldstream on Sunday, January 29 at 5:30 p.m., and a Funeral Mass will be celebrated there on Monday, January 30 at 10:00 A.M. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Tuesday, January 31 at 11:00 am, at Sacred Heart Cathedral in Kamloops, with Reverend Bishop David Monroe, celebrant. Interment will follow in Hillside Cemetery in Kamloops. In lieu of flowers, friends wishing to do so may make donations in memory of Father Dunn to the Seminarian Fund, in care of St. James Parish 2607-27 St., Vernon, V1T 4W1. Arrangements are in the care of Vernon Funeral Home 250-542-0155 and Schoening Funeral Services 250-374-1454

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