Florence S. Dunn

Sept. 19, 1913 Feb. 13, 2011

Florence S. Dunn, 97, passed away Sunday, Feb. 13, 2011, at Marquardt Memorial Manor.

Florence was born Sept. 19, 1913, in the Town of Lisbon, the daughter of John and Lydia Schafer. She married Paul A. Dunn on April 10, 1943, and they were happily married for 67 years.

Survivors include her husband, Paul; three sons, Gordon (Jeannine) of Altoona, Iowa, Ken of Los Angeles and Dan (Kathy) of Bella Vista, Ark.; two grandchildren, Jeremy of Portland, Ore., and Amanda of Fayetteville, Ark.

She was preceded in death by her parents, a brother and two sisters.

Florence graduated from Milwaukee Business College. She was a longtime member of the United Methodist Church and sang in the choir.

In her early years, Florence loved gardening, flowers and music. She also loved oil painting, quilting and keeping in touch with her lifelong friends around the country through letters and cards. Florence was known to family and friends as the "Dessert Queen." She will be forever in our hearts and remembered with each setting sun.

Visitation will be held from 1 p.m. until the 2 p.m. memorial service Thursday, Feb. 17, at Marquardt Manor Chapel, Watertown. The Rev. Ron Kral from Christ United Methodist Church will conduct the service.

Schmutzler-Vick Funeral Home, 920-261-3439, is serving the family. Online condolences may be left at watertownwifuneralhome.com