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Fulkerson - Stevenson Funeral Home
Springan - Stevenson Funeral Home
It's all about saying goodbye.
William E Dunn
August 16, 1925 - September 4, 2020

Place of Birth: Hanks, ND
Residence: Fairview, MT
Age: 95

William “Bill” Ellsworth Dunn was born on August 16, 1925, in Grenora, ND, to Thomas and Alma (Pederson) Dunn. Bill was the eldest of 4 children. He attended school in Alexander, ND and later graduated from Fairview, MT. After graduation he attended the School of the Mines in Butte, MT.
Bill served in the Navy from 1941-1945 during WWII. He served on the USS Sampson 392 in 1942 earning the rank of Lieutenant Junior Grade Gunnery Officer. Bill came home from the war to help his dad farm, and run the Albert Hotel in Fairview, MT.
Bill met Bernie Iverson while she was attending beauty school in Butte, MT. Bill told her she wasn’t going back. When she asked, “Why not?” he said, “Because I’m going to marry you!”, and he did. In 1946 Bill and Bernie were married. To this union two daughters were born, Penny and Vicki.
Bill had many jobs during his lifetime, including; sugar beet driver, Albert Hotel owner, Fairview Fire Department, liquor store owner, and farmer. He enjoyed hunting and fishing in his spare time.
Bill passed away September 4, 2020 at his home in Fairview, MT.
He is survived by; his daughters, Penny Dunn (Fairview, MT) and Vicki (Bryan) Dunbar (Cartwright, ND); his grandsons, Scott Dunbar (Lynn Haven, FL) and Jon Dunbar (Dore, ND); and three great grandchildren, Olivia, Wyatt, and Tilden Dunbar.
Bill is preceded in death by; his parents, Thomas and Alma; his wife, Bernie; his siblings, Verd Dunn, Chuck Dunn and Cecelia (Dunn) Smith; and his beloved dog, Plinko.

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Ardean and Donna Skogen (Cartwright, North Dakota)
Sep 6, 2020
Our thoughts are with you in your sorrow..Vickie and Penny..
Arlen & Bev Flynn (East Fairview , , ND)
Sep 6, 2020
RIP, Bill .
Crystal Stai (Sidney, MT)
Sep 7, 2020
I am so sorry about Bill's passing. He was loved by all who knew him and will be missed by all. Prayers and sympathy for family and friends during their time of sorrow.
Lori Norby (SIDNEY, MT)
Sep 7, 2020
He will always have a special place in my heart.
dave elaine axtman
Sep 8, 2020
penny childers Johnson (Sidney, MT)
Sep 8, 2020
Sorry to hear about your Dad.Penny and Vickie
Dave Shannon (McClusky, ND)
Sep 9, 2020
Sorry for your loss, we will keep you in our thoughts and prayers. Bill will be missed.
Dave Johnson (BILLINGS, MT)
Sep 9, 2020
Penny and Vickie,
So sorry to hear of your dads passing, he was a great man. Cherish your memories.
Violet E Tharp (Sidney, Montana)
Sep 9, 2020
Penny and Vicki,
Prayers for your loss, but grateful that he was able to stay in his home.
Harry W. Child (Cameron Park, California )
Sep 9, 2020
And now at peace on that hill far away, my friend. Harry
Pat and Cheryl (Baker) Hoffman (Strathmore, Alberta, Canada)
Sep 9, 2020
Hi, Vickie and Penny,
We are so sorry to hear of the passing of your dad. I have a lot memories of your dad and my dad at the hotel.
Jim and Shari Ketterling (Bismarck, ND)
Sep 9, 2020
RIP dear friend. Prayers for your family.
Dorothy (Vickstrom ) Paladichuk (Sidney , Mt)
Sep 10, 2020
My sympathy on the loss of your Dad. He was a good friend of my brother Harold, and my two brothers-in-law Roy zMartin and Bob Elletson years ago. Rest In PeaceBill.
tom smith (great falls, mt.)
Sep 10, 2020
my sincere condolences to you, penny and vicki. sorry for the loss of my last uncle. may god be with you, and your family.
Kevin and Jackie Sullivan
Sep 10, 2020
Sorry to hear about Bill. Our thoughts and prayers are with you. He will be singing in heaven.
Avis Williamson (Williston, ND)
Sep 11, 2020
Penny and family, our thoughts and prayers for comfort and peace,our condolences Herb and Avis Williamson
Larry and Barbara Haven (Spokane , Washington )
Sep 13, 2020
Sad day for all of us. We will cherish the memories for the rest of our days. Penny and Vicki, keep on keeping on, love the Haven’s
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