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Steven M. Dunn

Lewis & Gillum Funeral Homes

202 Maple Ave., Oak Hill, Ohio 45656

(p) 740-682-6696 (f) 740-682-7862 (e) (w)

Steven M. Dunn, age 59, of Oak Hill, Ohio passed away unexpectedly on Monday, October 22nd, 2018. He was born May 29th, 1959 at Oak Hill Hospital to Larry and Lois (York) Dunn, also of Oak Hill.

Steve graduated in 1977 from Oak Hill High School where he excelled in both football and basketball. He went on to serve in the United States Marine Corps as a Military Policeman in Okinawa, Japan and San Diego, California. After serving honorably, he returned to Oak Hill and served his community with the Oak Hill Police Department. Steve then took a job with the Whitehall Police Department. He retired from WPD after 20 years of service as a law enforcement officer and returned to his hometown. Steve worked several jobs upon returning to the area alongside working on the family farm. He was most recently a bus driver for the Oak Hill Schools, building strong bonds with several students.

He is survived by his wife, Kelly (Hakes); parents, Larry and Lois; his brother, Jared (Amanda); sister, Christa; daughter, Stefani (Bryan Cox); four sons: Josh (Brandi), Jeremiah (Rebecca), Mark (Carly), and Sean. He also leaves behind the grandchildren his world revolved around, Marshall, Zoe, Aidan, Jase, Ava, Wyatt, Haylee, and Emma.

Steve was preceded in death by his brother, Jeffrey David Dunn; his son, Jason Mark Dunn; grandmother, Evelyn York; and various other loved ones.

Funeral arrangements were under the direction of the Lewis & Gillum Funeral Home of Oak Hill. Online condolences may be sent to

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