David Lee Dunson

1961 - 2019

printable version

David Lee Dunson, age 58, of rural Arlington passed away at his residence on June 24, 2019 surrounded by his family. He was born in Kenton to Ralph and Louella (Mulholland) Dunson; they survive in rural Forest. He married Debra Oldham on May 26, 1984 and she survives. Also surviving are a son, Michael (Allison) Dunson of Bellefontaine; a daughter, Megan (Derek Best) Dunson of rural Forest; and a grandson, Hayden Best. A brother, Kenny Dunson also preceded him in death. He was a 1980 graduate of Hardin-Northern High School and retired from Whirlpool following 34 years of service. David was an avid Ohio State Buckeye and Dallas Cowboy fan. He enjoyed music and woodworking. Visitation will be held from 3:00-8:00pm on Friday, June 28, 2019 at CRATES FUNERAL HOME, Arlington. Funeral services will be held at 11:00am on Saturday, June 29, 2019 at the funeral home and burial will follow in Arlington Cemetery. Memorials can be directed to a charity of the donor's choice and online condolences can be shared with the family via coldrencrates.com.

Service Information
  • Visitation Details:

    620 N. Main St
    Arlington, Ohio
    Friday, June 28th 2019 3:00 PM to 8:00 PM

  • Funeral Service:

    Saturday, June 29th 2019 - 11:00 AM

  • Service Location:

    620 North Main Street
    Arlington, Ohio 45814

  • Final Resting Place:

    Arlington Cemetery [Map]
    18470 Twp Rd 71
    Arlington, Ohio 45814

  • Contributions:

    Donors Choice


  • Instructions:

Condolences For David Lee Dunson

Click here to send a condolence

To : Deb Louella Dunson and family
Date :Tuesday, June 25th 2019
From : Dawn Howard
So very sorry for your loss, my heart goes out to you at this time of sorrow, may God bless

To : Dave
Date :Thursday, June 27th 2019
From : Nancy
Fly High My Buddy

Deb Praying for you all
Love You

To : Mike Dunson and Family
Date :Thursday, June 27th 2019
From : Jack Coverdale
I am so sorry for your loss Mike. Please accept our condolences. Praying for you and family.

To : Deb and Family
Date :Thursday, June 27th 2019
From : Tina Elliott
May God you during this time of sorrow. Hold onto God’s unchanging hand.

To : Deb and Family
Date :Thursday, June 27th 2019
From : Alan L Patrick
My deepest condolences go out to All of the family. You all have my prayers. Dave was a great classmate. May God Bless you during this trying time.

To : Deb and Family
Date :Friday, June 28th 2019
From : Karen Baker
Deb, words can not say the sorrow that you and your family are enduring now. Dave was always a friend. I didn't see you two much, but I have had you in prayer for a long time. It has been a long trying time for you and your family. Prayers for you for the strength in the coming day. I am so sorry for your loss

To : Deb Dunson and Family
Date :Friday, June 28th 2019
From : Mary Lou Rainsburg
Thinking of you as you go through this time of sadness. May you know in your heart how much others care.

To : Deb Dunson and Family
Date :Friday, June 28th 2019
From : Jerry and Cynthia Kear
My deepest condolences go to you and your family.

To : Deb and family
Date :Sunday, June 30th 2019
From : Anita Howard
So sorry for your loss prayers to you all