Lawrence Harvey Dunn

February 2, 1956 - May 24, 2012
Lawrence Harvey Dunn

Lawrence Harvey Dunn of Hampstead passed away early morning 24 May 2012.

He is survived by his wife of 27 years Judith Dunn, daughter Sgts Kyle and Rebekah Hennessy of Camp Lejeune, sons James Dunn of Washington, Matthew Dunn of Hampstead, PFC Michael Dunn of Camp Lejeune, Jonathan Dunn of Hampstead, and Jeff and Martha Irvin or California. Grandchildren Kaylei, Killian, Keira Hennessy. His mother Jacqui Turberville, sisters Bob and Christy Waltz, Steven and Charie Benford and brother Wesley and Melinda Dunn.

He was preceded in death by his parents Capt USMCRET Harvey and Mary Dunn and sister Margaret Cates.

Larry was a retired Navy Chief Submariner and worked for GE of Wilmington as a nuclear engineer. He is a deacon at Barlow Vista Baptist Church where he taught Sunday School and sang in the choir.

The family will receive friends from 10:00 – 11:00 am, Saturday, May 26, 2012 at Barlow Vista Baptist Church with a memorial service beginning at 11:00 am.

In lieu of flowers please make donations to the American Cancer Society and USSVI Submarine Association Scholarship Foundation.

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Wilmington Funeral & Cremation, 1535 S. 41st Street, Wilmington, NC 28403 910.791.9099


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  • May 28, 2012
    John Elmerick says:
    Judy and the Dunn Family, please know that my prayers are with you all ! My deepest sympathies for your loss, and wish that I could be there to express them to you personally, but I'm on the job in Taiwan.

  • May 28, 2012
    William G. Guthrie says:
    Judy, Betsy and I are truly sorry to learn of Larry's death. You are in our thoughts and prayers. We are out of town,therefore, we cannot attend the memorial service. Be assured of our continued prayers. In Christ, Bill Guthrie

  • May 25, 2012
    Mary and Jeff Zahn, and boys says:
    Our thoughts and prayers are with all of you, may the love and strength of our Lord be with you during this time. Larry will be missed, but will forever live on in our hearts.

  • May 25, 2012
    Tabitha Ray says:
    Thank you, Mr. Dunn, for letting me be a part of your family's life. Your love for God and your family was evident in not only your actions but your children's.

  • May 26, 2012
    George Spann says:
    Rest your oars shipmate.