Obituary for Delores Dunn


Delores N. Dunn, 84, of Clay Center, died on Thursday, March 3, 2022 at the Clay County Medical Center.   She was born on July 21, 1937 in McCook, Nebraska, the daughter of Alfred and Iris (Clouse) Brown.Delores grew up in Rutledge, Missouri and graduated from Baring High School.  She attended business school at the University of Nebraska-Omaha and worked as a bookkeeper for the John Deere dealership in Memphis, Missouri.  On February 2, 1957, Delores married Ronald Dunn.  The couple farmed in the Idana, Kansas area for many years.

Delores was a member of the Idana First Presbyterian Church, E.H.U. and was a girls softball coach.

She is preceded in death by her parents and brother, Jimmy Brown.


Husband: Ronald of Clay Center, Kansas

Son: Jeff Dunn of Idana, Kansas

Son: Rick Dunn of Abilene, Kansas

Son: Tom Dunn of Clay Center, Kansas

Daughter: Teresa and husband, Tony Duell of Defuniak Springs, Florida

Daughter: Diane and husband, Bob Nash of Clay Center, Kansas

6 grandchildren and 13 great grandchildren

Sister: Margaret Balfour of Clay Center, Kansas

Funeral Services will be held at 10:30AM Friday, March 11, 2022 at the Idana First Presbyterian Church in Idana, Kansas.

Interment will be in the Greenwood Cemetery, Clay Center, Kansas.

Visitation will be held from 3-7PM Thursday, March 10, 2022 at the Neill-Schwensen-Rook Funeral Home, Clay Center, Kansas.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Idana First Presbyterian Church or to the Clay Center Utility Park and Zoo c/o funeral home.

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