|Dunn, Peggy (1941 - 1945)|
|DUNN BREDESON KEES|
----Source: Greenwood Library Scrapbook Collection
MARSHFIELD NEWS HERALD 12/ /1945
PEGGY DUNN FUNERAL HELD AT GREENWOOD
FAIRCHILD 4-YEAR-OLD DIES FOLLOWING INFLUENZA
Greenwood--Funeral services for Peggy Dunn, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Merrill Dunn, Fairchild, who died Saturday, Dec. 22, 1945, the day before her fourth birthday at Sacred Heart Hospital, Eau Claire, were held Wednesday afternoon, Dec. 26, at 2 o'clock at Grace Methodist Church, Greenwood, Clark County, the Rev. Alex J. Abbott officiating. Burial was made in the Greenwood Cemetery.
During the service Ilene and Irene Abbott, accompanied by Mrs. John Meng, sang Beautiful Beckoning Hands , Safe in the Arms of Jesus , and Flowers for the Master's Bouquet . Pallbearers were Delmar Toburen, Elmer Meinhardt, Donald Syth, and Norman Liebzeit.
Peggy Janice Dunn, daughter of Merrill and Eileen (Bredeson) Dunn, was born Dec. 23, 1941 in the Town of Gibraltar, Door County. At the age of 16 months she moved with her parents to Horseshoe Bay Farms in Egg Harbor and in July of this year to Fairchild.
On Sunday, Dec. 16, she was taken to the hospital in Eau Claire, where she died. Death resulted from complications following a siege of influenza.
Surviving besides her parents are two brothers, Tim 8, and Michael, 6 her grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Albert Dunn and Mr. and Mrs. Leo Bredeson, Greenwood, and her great-grandfather, John Kees, Eau Claire.
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