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Delores Mae Dunn

February 3, 1937 - September 28, 2015

Dolores Mae Dunn, 78, of Wheeling, W.Va., died Monday, September 28, 2015 at home surrounded by her family.

She was born February 3, 1937, in Wheeling, a daughter of the late Harry and Blanche (Mellott) Mitchell. She was a member of the Fourth Street United Methodist Church in Wheeling and a retired waitress for Saseen’s Restaurant and the Wheeling Elks.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Thomas Dunn, three sons, Robert Dunn, Gary Dunn, and David Dunn, three brothers, Henry Mitchell, Robert Mitchell, and Richard Mitchell, and one sister, Betty Joan Gwennap.

She is survived by two sons, Charles Paul Dunn of Fla., and Samuel Joseph (Diana) Dunn of Wheeling; two brothers, Harry Mitchell and Thomas (Susan) Mitchell of Wheeling; nine grandchildren; 25 great grandchildren; one great-great grandson; and several nieces and nephews.

Friends will be received on Wednesday, September 30, 2015 from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. at the Altmeyer Funeral Home, 1400 Eoff St., Wheeling. Funeral Services will be held on Thursday, October 1, 2015 at 11 a.m. at the Fourth Street United Methodist Church, Wheeling.

Memorial contributions can be made to the Fourth Street United Methodist Church, 1060 Chapline St., Wheeling, WV 26003.

Online condolences may be expressed to the family at

Service Information

Visitation Information

Date: Wednesday, September 30, 2015

Time: 6:00 am - 4:00 pm


Altmeyer Funeral Home - Wheeling Chapel

1400 Eoff Street
Wheeling, WV 26003

Service Information

Date: Thursday, October 1, 2015

Time: 11:00 am


Fourth Street United Methodist Church

11th & Chapline Street
Wheeling, WV 26003

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