Our beloved hero, Garry Wayne “GW” Dunnegan, 72, formerly of Pratt, and Marion, passed away Sept. 11.
Garry was a graduate of Pratt High School in 1964 and a former student at Pratt Community College. Garry was a member of the National Guard.
He was preceded in death by father and mother, Clifford and Flora Dunnegan, twin brother Larry Dunnegan, and infant brother Gale Dunnegan.
He is survived by his loving wife of 51 years, Sharlyn; daughter Rosa and her husband, Damien, of Dallas, and grandchildren Dylan, Sierra and Preston Mallat; son Gary and his wife, Shelly, of Wichita, and grandchildren Emma and Carsten; son Howard and his wife, Shawnna, of Wichita, and grandson Patrick; four brothers, Merle Dunnegan, of Pratt; Gerald Dunnegan of Wichita; Marvin Dunnegan of Wellington; Dennis Dunnegan of Arkansas City; and sister Vallie Hesket of Haven, as well as numerous nieces, nephews, friends, and his border collie, Ace.
A celebration of life was Wednesday at Eastminster Presbyterian Church, Wichita, with the Revs. Mike Goolsby and Josh Wesner officiating. Burial was at Cairo Cemetery.