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Doris L. Dunning

January 27, 1923 ~ August 12, 2017 (age 94)

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Doris L. Dunning of Dover, DE passed away at the age of 94 on Saturday, August 12, 2017 at Pinnacle Health Care and Rehabilitation Center in Smyrna, DE.

Mrs. Dunning was born on January 27, 1923 in Crumpton, MD, the daughter of the late Austin and Ruth Bowers.

She worked for many years as a Cashier at Leeds Travelware in Clayton, DE.

Doris enjoyed going to yard sales, crocheting and working in her flower gardens in her spare time.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her late husband, Carroll Dunning; her son, Frankie Dunning; and her daughter, Nancy Doppenberg.

She is survived by her sons, William “Bill” Brittingham and his wife Debbie and Ronnie Brittingham and his wife Jeanie, all of Smyrna, DE; her brother, Thomas Bowers and his wife Ruth of Smyrna, DE; numerous grandchildren and great grandchildren; many nieces and nephews; and extended family members.

Services will be privately held.


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