Darrell Gary Dunn, a longtime resident of Stamford passed away peacefully at the Stamford Hospital on Saturday, February 19, 2022 at the age of 70. Darrell was born on April 18, 1951, in Cottage Grove, Oregon, son of the late Houston and Ruby Lowrance Dunn.
Darrell was a graduate of Mohawk High School and Lane Community College in Springfield, Oregon. He proudly served four years in the US Air Force and four years in the US Army. He was retired from the US Postal Service in Stamford.
Darrell is survived by his devoted wife Linda Merole Dunn and their loving son Christopher Dunn both of Stamford, his sister Barbara Huckins and her husband Jerry of Oregon, a brother-in-law Joseph Merole and his wife Kathy of Stamford, along with nieces Kelly and Emily Merole of Stamford, and Annette Stoecker of Oregon and nephews Ken and David Huckins, of Oregon and sister-in-law Janet Dunn. Darrell is also survived by his beloved K9 companions Elmer, Cersi, and Bella.
Besides his parents Darrell was predeceased by a brother James Dunn.
The family wishes to thank Dr. Lana Bernstein, MD, Dr. Joseph Costanzo, MD, Dr. Jeffrey Green, MD, Dr. Bismutha Misra, MD, and Dr. Fern Mayer, MD., for their care and support for Darrell over the years.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Wednesday, February 23, 2022, at 10:00AM at Sacred Heart Church, 37 Schuyler Ave., Stamford., followed by a procession to St. Mary’s Mausoleum, Greenwich, CT, for entombment.
In an ongoing effort to keep others safe please wear your mask while attending the funeral Mass.
In lieu of flowers donations can be made in memory of Darrell Dunn to the woundedwarriorproject.org or to ASPCA.org
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