William Dunger

Wednesday, June 25, 2003

William H. Dunger, 80, of Springfield, Mo., died Monday, June 9, 2003, at St. John's Regional Hospital in Springfield.

He was born March 25, 1923, at Fornfelt, Mo., son of William and Manda Peetz Dunger. He and Frances Bailey were married Sept. 28, 1952.

Dunger was a clerk 35 years with Cotton Belt Railroad.

He served in the U.S. Army during World War II and the Korean War.

Survivors include his wife; two sons, Morris Dunger of Ozark, Mo., Keith Dunger of Austin, Texas; a daughter, Amy Dunger of Springfield; a brother, Charles Dunger of St. Louis; three sisters, Ida Dunger of Scott City, Dorothy Drury of Woodson Terrace, Mo., Shirley Schroeder of Affton, Mo.; and six grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by a brother.

Graveside service was held June 12 at Missouri Veterans Cemetery in Springfield.

Announcement courtesy of Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Scott City.