Calvin Wesley Dunn, 74, of Lexington, passed away Thursday, Jan. 17, 2019, at St. Mary’s Medical Center in Blue Springs.
Calvin was born Feb. 3, 1944, in Lexington, to James William and Velma Marie (Dillard) Dunn. He was married to Dorothy (Brown) Dunn and later married Michealle (McGinnis) Dunn.
Col. Calvin Dunn owned and operated Dunn Auction Services in Lexington from 1980 to 1994. Calvin remained active in the auction community and also worked as a federal crop insurance adjuster. He later worked as a marketer for Sam’s Club throughout the Kansas City metro area. Calvin was Mormon by faith and was proud his family had been sealed in the Mormon Temple in Salt Lake City, Utah. He was a member of the Free Masons Lexington Lodge 149 A.F. & A.M. and also the Shriners.
Survivors include four children: Angela Jeske and husband, Eddie, of Lexington; Tammie Holmes and husband, Jay, of Lee’s Summit; Aaron Dunn and wife, Erin, of Blue Springs; and Tracy Lefholz and husband, Dustin, of Nashville, Tennessee; 10 grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; one brother, Larry Dunn of Blue Springs; and many nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents, Calvin was preceded in death by two sons: Jimmy Dunn and Calvin Dunn; two brothers, Raymond Dunn and James Dunn; and two sisters, Ellen “Rainey” Rockhold and Jean Casdorph.
Visitation will be from 11 a.m. until noon, Friday, Jan. 25, 2019, at the Walker-Nadler-Fuller Funeral Home. A Masonic Funeral Service will begin at noon at the funeral home followed by a Celebration of Life at 12:15 p.m. Inurnment will be in the Machpelah Cemetery.
Memorials are suggested to the American Heart Association or Shriners. Online condolences may be left at www.nadlerfullerfh.com or on the Facebook Page.
Arrangements have been entrusted to the Walker-Nadler-Fuller Funeral Home, 1720 South St., Lexington, MO, 64076, 660-259-2245.