Charles Dunn Sr.

DUNN, Charles George, Sr., 78, of Wheeling, WV, died Tuesday, April 16, 2013 in Charleston Area Medical Center, Charleston, WV.

He was born in June 3, 1934 in Waynesburg, PA, the son of the late George and Catherine Webster Dunn .

Charles was a retired Owner/Operator of Dunn Drilling for 48 years. He graduated from Waynesburgh High School in 1953.

Charles was a member of the Boy Scouts of America for 60 years, and he was a faithful member of the Bethlehem Chapel of Bethlehem, WV.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, Roger; a sister, Catherine Foschia.

Surviving are his wife, Florence Louise Bise Dunn; nine children, Della Reineke and her husband, Harry; of Wheeling, Donna Vango and her husband, Ron of Vintendale, PA, Debbie Bittner and her husband, Bruce of Wheeling, Diane Todd and her husband, Robert, of Wheeling, Denise Riggle and her husband, Tom of Wheeling, Dora Vetter and her husband, Kevin of PA, Charlie Dunn, II of Wheeling, Edgar Dunn of Wheeling and Faith Bell and her husband, Kevin McMechen, WV; brother Raymond Dunn and his wife, Shirley of Derry, PA, and Howard Dunn and his wife, Ellen of Washington, PA; 24 grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren and several nieces, nephews, and cousins.

Friends will be received from noon-8 p.m. on Friday, April 19, 2013 at the Kepner Funeral Home, 900 National Road, Wheeling (304-232-2732) where service will be held on Saturday, April 20, 2013, at 10 a.m. with Mr. Harry Reineke officiating.

Interment will be held at the convenience of the family.

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