Obituaries

Donald L. "Don" Dunfee

Nov 19, 2018
Dunfee, Donald

Services

11:00 a.m. on Wednesday, November 28, 2018 at Kearns Funeral Service, Kimball Chapel

Visitation

4:00 - 7:00 p.m. on Tuesday, November 27, 2018 at Kearns Funeral Service, Kimball Chapel

Cemetery

Waterloo Memorial Park Cemetery

Memorials

To the family

Biography

Donald L. "Don" Dunfee, 93, of Waterloo, died at Bickford Senior Living, on Monday, November 19, 2018 of natural causes.

Don was born on August 20, 1925 in Corwith, the son of George Enice & Mary Eva (Farrell) Dunfee.

He served in the United States Navy during World War II from 1943 until his honorable discharge in 1946.

Don married Fern L. Babcock on December 21, 1946 in Corwith; she died December 23, 2010.

He worked as a machine operator for John Deere Company for 37 1/2 years.

Don was a former member of Raymond United Methodist Church. He was known for his beautiful sense of humor and kind nature. He enjoyed brightening your day.

Survived by his daughter, Terry Lynne (David) Roeder of Waterloo; three grandchildren, Steve Graham of North Liberty, Dan Graham and Kelli (Jason) Sundt both of Waterloo; and five great-grandchildren, Haley, Quinn, Abbi, Gabe, and Brianna.

Preceded in death by his parents; wife; great-grandson, Gabriel Graham; two brothers, Eldred and Willard Dunfee; and two sisters, Maxine Tegland and Glenice Olson.

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  1. Diane Reiter Thompson | Nov 26, 2018
    My sympathies to Terry Lynne and her family on the loss of Don. I did not know Don well and it has been a few years since I had seen him but he always was a kind and friendly man. Remember that, "with every day that passes a beautiful memory remains."

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