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John Lynn Dunn

Jan. 20, 1952 – June 3, 2015
John Lynn Dunn, 63, Juniata, passed away Wednesday at home surrounded by his loving family.

He was born in Altoona, son of John L. Dunn and the late Patricia A. (Santella) Dunn.

Surviving are his wife, Debra M. (Steiner); his father of Altoona; two daughters: Rachael Yost (Matthew) of Hollidaysburg and Jenny Dunn of Altoona; three grandchildren: Camilla, Cullan and Eli; four siblings: Susan Miller (Edward) of Altoona, Patrick (Barbara) of Hollidaysburg, Maureen Houghtaling (Guy) of York and Craig of Altoona; and many nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by two nephews: Matthew Miller and Michael Dunn.

John was a 1971 graduate of Altoona Area High School and retired as a machinist from Norfolk Southern. He enjoyed riding his Harley-Davidson motorcycle, hunting, fishing and spending time with his grandchildren.

Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, June 5, 2015, at Leslie E. Axe Funeral Home, 1520 Fourth St., Altoona. A funeral service will be celebrated at 11 a.m. Saturday, June 6, 2015, at Axe and Santella Family Chapel, 1534 Fourth St., Altoona, by Father D. Timothy Grimme.

In memory of John, contributions may be given to Home Nursing Agency Hospice, 201 Chestnut Ave., P.O. Box 352, Altoona, PA 16603.