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David John Findlow, 64, died June 27, 2012 at St. Bernards Hospital in Jonesboro,
Ark. Mr. Findlow was born March 2, 1948 in St. Paul, Minn. He was a longime
resident of Ark. Mr. Findlow was employed as a surveyor with Larkin Surveying
and Mathis Assoc. Engineers and Surveying. He enjoyed reading and playing his
Mr. Findlow is survived by one brother; John W. Findlow, Jr. of Maynard, Ark,
and two sisters; Marianne Christine Shepard, both of Poplar Bluff.
John W. Dunz, 86, died June 23, 2012, at Poplar Bluff, Mo. He was born June 18,
1926 in Cape Girardeau, Mo. He was a long time resident of Poplar Bluff. He was
of the Catholic faith.
Mr. Dunz was the owner and operator of Dunz Service Station. He served in the
U.S. Army in World War II. He enjoyed flying airplanes, and art work out of glass.
He married his wife Wanda, February 14, 2002 in Poplar Bluff. She survives.
Also surviving are two step-daughters; Karen Braden of Arnold, Mo. and Carla
Delaloye of Desoto, Mo. Many brothers-in-laws, sisters-in-laws, neices, nephews,
friends and neighbors, four grandchildren and one great grandchild.
Jack R. Welsh, 71, died June 23, 2012 in Poplar Bluff, Mo. Mr. Welsh was born
May 2, 1941, in Doniphan, Mo. He was a long time resident of Poplar Bluff. Mr.
Welsh enjoyed fishing, working with children, and teaching baseball. He graduated
high school at the Missouri Militery Academy in 1959, and Arkansas State class of
1968. He was employed with the Missouri Pacific Railroad as a brakeman.
Mr. Welsh was in the Army USAR Transportation Corps. Served a tour in Vietnam.
He received the Vietnam cross of Gallantry with Palm, the Army Commendation
Medal, and the Bronze Star.
Mr. Welsh married Sally Brillhart, July 16, 1966, in Hanover, Pa. She survives.
Also surviving are three sons; Chris Welsh and wife Faith of South Carolina, Randy
Welsh and wife April of Ava, Mo., and Tony Welsh, one daughter; Angela Welsh
and fiance Dan Linn of Chambersburg, Pa., and one brother William Welsh of
Preceding Mr. Welsh in death were his parents, Richard Welsh and Pauline Crane
Welsh, one brother; Dean Welsh and one sister; Margaret Powell.
Memorials may be made to Wounded Warrior Project, P.O. Box 758517, Topeka,
Ks. 66675 or online at woundedwarriorproject.org.