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William Kent Dunning
August 9, 1954 - August 22, 2018
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Greenlawn Funeral Home East
3540 East Seminole
Springfield, Missouri 65809
(417) 887-6565 | Map
Saturday 9/8, 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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Greenlawn Funeral Home East
3540 East Seminole
Springfield, Missouri 65809
(417) 887-6565 | Map
Saturday 9/8, 1:00 pm

William “Kent” Dunning was called home to be with our Lord Jesus Christ on Wednesday, August 22, at the age of 64 after a brave battle with cancer. Kent is preceded in death by his father, Bill, his mother, Hazle, and grandson, Tyler Dunning. He is survived by his loving wife, Valerie; his children, Bart…

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Rita Thomas left a message on September 4, 2018:
So sorry for your loss - I have great childhood memories of camping and canoeing with Kent, Bonnie, and Holly, and my family in the good ol days.
Karl and Laura Blankenship left a message on August 30, 2018:
So sorry to hear the bad news of a battle lost. Kent has been my friend since the 2nd grade at Northwood R-4 in Salem, MO. So many great memories, will always cherished. Godspeed my friend!
Neil Schwartz left a message on August 28, 2018:
Always a friend and a “brother”. RIP, our hearts are heavy, your load is lighter now. We will meet again. Prayers to the family, words cannot express my feelings.
left a message on August 27, 2018:
Heartfelt sympathy to the Dunning family
Deb Oliver left a message on August 27, 2018:
My sincerest condolences to my dear friend, Valerie.
Peace of mind is a call away. We’re here when you need us most.
left a message on August 27, 2018:
Rest in peace dear friend.
left a message on August 25, 2018:
For our Grandpa Kent. We love and miss you.
left a message on August 25, 2018:
R.I.P. Little Brother.
left a message on August 25, 2018:
My heart is heavy.
left a message on August 25, 2018:
Words cannot truly describe the feelings & emotions that my family & I are experiencing at this time;however Kent Dunning, my dad, was the most wonderful man in the world to me & I miss him dearly. His bright nature, wittiness, charisma,acceptance and exonerating pure love has touched so many. I am proud to have been a part of his life. I miss you Kent, dad. I, we all are blessed and thankful to have had the honor to be a part you & your life. You are free & at peace now..shining brightly above and watching over us in Heaven!
left a message on August 24, 2018:
Your Pain is no more...my the Lord keep you in his loving arms, until the day we ALL meet again...
Billie Sharp left a message on August 24, 2018:
Gone, but never forgotten. We will truly miss this wonderful man who was my brother-in-law. His wit, his knowledge, his crazy sense of humor...these things were part of his character that made him so lovable. Family, you are all in my thoughts and prayers. May God in His merciful Goodness bring peace and comfort to the family. Keeenta, we love you and we WILL see you again.
left a message on August 24, 2018:
Rest in peace until we meet again.
Wilson Lounis left a message on August 24, 2018:
Kent was one of the most charming and warmest person I have ever known. I wish to express my heartfelt sympathy to the family .
left a message on August 24, 2018:
In loving memory of my Daddy.
left a message on August 24, 2018:
Loved by many and will never be forgotten. Love ya cousin
left a message on August 24, 2018:
To my kind and gentle brother-in-law. Love you
left a message on August 24, 2018:
I have lost my beautiful husband but the heavens have gained an angel. He fought hard to stay with us but God called him home. Forever Yours.
Melody Baskin left a message on August 24, 2018:
My heartfelt sympathy goes out to the Dunning family. Kent was a kind and gentle person and his was my Brother-in-law. He will be truly missed.God bless this family and I love you, Melody
Greenlawn left a message:
Please accept our deepest condolences for your family's loss.
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