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Adrian G. Dunt

Adrian G. Dunt, age 95, of Plymouth, passed away on October 14, 2018, at Sharon S. Richardson Community Hospice Facility in Sheboygan Falls.

He was born on July 7, 1923 in Cresco, IA, son of the late James and Margaret (Huber) Dunt. He grew up on the family farm and attended public schools in Howard County Iowa.

Adrian served in the United States Army during World War II and served as a paratrooper with the 11th Airborne Division, stationed in Sendi, Japan. He was also a qualified gliderman and served as a crew member on a glider plane.

Following his military service, he worked as a forman, constructing the Fort Randal Dam and steel towers in South Dakota. 

After leaving the South Dakota/Montana area, he moved to Random Lake, WI. There he met Marie Deppiesse, and the couple was married on June 9, 1956. Marie preceded him in death on November 5, 1993.

Adrian worked at Krier Canning Company as a bean boss and forklift operator, and later at Siebenaler Paint Company for 28 years, retiring in 1983.

Survivors include: Daughter: Barbara (Gregory) Graf of Sheboygan Falls; Granddaughter: Amy (Kevin) Kempf of De Pere; Great-grandchildren: Maggie and Gabriel; Brother: Cornell (Leta) Dunt of Lost Nation, IA; and Sister-in-law: Kathy. He is also survived by many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

Adrian was preceded in death by: His wife; Parents; Brothers: Dennis (Sylvia), Linus (Jeannie), and Conrad; Twin infant sisters: Florence and Florene; and Sisters-in-law: Catherine (James) Bemis and Louise Deppiesse.

Funeral Services will be held on Thursday (October 18, 2018) at the Suchon Funeral Home in Plymouth. Visitation will take place from 5:30 – 6:30 P.M. with a Prayer Service to follow at 6:30 P.M. Father Wayne Bittner will officiate.

In lieu of flowers, a memorial fund is being established in Adrian’s name.

The Suchon Funeral Home and Cremation Services of Plymouth is assisting the family. For online condolences, please visit

The family would like to send special thanks to the entire staff of the Sharon S. Richardson Community Hospice for the wonderful care and compassion given to Adrian and his family.

Services Rendered by: Suchon Funeral Home

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