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12/25/2013 Email this articlePrint this article 
Joan E. Dunn
Joan E. Dunn, 80, of Clinton, formerly of Low Moor, passed away Wednesday, Dec. 25, 2013, at Mercy Living Center South, Clinton.

A Mass was celebrated Monday, Dec. 30, at Prince of Peace Parish, Clinton.

Burial was in St. Irenaeus Calvary Cemetery, Clinton. Casketbearers were her grandchildren.

Pape Funeral Home, Clinton, was in charge of the arrangements.

Joan was born in Clinton Jan. 30, 1933, the daughter of John and Malinda Aude Rittmer. She graduated from Miles High School.

She married Raymond J. Dunn July 31, 1954, at St. Patrick's Church, Clinton. Raymond passed away Jan. 20, 2000.

Joan had been employed at Clinton Corn Processing Co. and A.C. Nielsen.

She was a member of Prince of Peace Parish. She enjoyed being with her family, especially her grandchildren, and playing bingo and cards.

Joan is survived by her children, Janet (Jim) Fisher of Morrison, Ill., John (Kathy) Dunn of Preston, Ray (Patty) Dunn of DeWitt and Julie (Chris) Anderson of North Liberty; grandchildren, Brian and Eric Fisher, Michael and Jennifer Dunn, Zach Anderson, Olivia and Blake Huskey and Brady Dunn; a great-grandson, Jackson; sisters, Fern Hartz, Jane Dunlavy and Vera (Bill) Miller, all of Clinton; and nieces and nephews.

She also was preceded in death by her parents and her brother, Harvey Rittmer.

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