Obituary: William C. Dunn, 81

obituariesWilliam C. Dunn, 81, of Oxford, Maine (previously from Southington, CT) passed away Friday, November 18, 2016 at Stephens Memorial Hospital, surrounded by his loving family. He was born on August 29, 1935 in Bristol, CT to Clement and Celia Dunn.

Bill was a graduate of Bristol High School. Following graduation he served in the U.S. Navy. Upon discharge, he was employed by Pratt & Whitney Aircraft for 44 years, before retiring in 1999. It was at Pratt & Whitney that Bill met the love of his life, Sharon. Together they raised a family of three daughters and recently celebrated 48 years of marriage.

Bill enjoyed outdoor activities including gardening, fishing, walks through the woods, and spending time with his family and friends.

He is survived by his wife, Sharon Dunn and his three daughters, Kathleen St. Pierre and her husband Rusty, Theresa Beidler and her fiance Ryan Robida, and Susan Dunn, as well as seven grandchildren: Ashley, Taylor, Jacob, Cameron, Madison, Kayla and Robert, several nieces, nephews and his faithful dog Stormy. He was predeceased by his parents, his brother, Richard and sister, Barbara.

A private service will be held at the convenience of the family at St. Peters Cemetery in Lewiston, Maine. Arrangements are under the care of Oxford Hills Funeral Services, 1037 Main Street, Oxford, Maine.

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