Ed Dunn


Dr. Ed Dunn, 87, of Cleveland, passed away Monday, April 1, 2019, at the family residence. 

Dr. Dunn was the son of the late Effie Bookout Dunn and Anthony Dunn. He was preceded in death by daughters: Cynthia "Cindy" Dimenco and Joan Powers; and his son-in-law, Brian Hirt.

Dr. Dunn has served 49 years in ministry with the Church of God.  He evangelized nationally and pastored in California.  Along with his wife, Marilyn, they started and pastored the Victory Christian Center in California for 21 years.  He was also a well-known song writer.  He enjoyed playing golf and walking four to eight miles a day when he was able.  He was known as a prayer warrior and would often pray as he walked.  Dr. Dunn was a member of the North Cleveland Church of God.

Survivors include his wife of 41 years, Marilyn Dunn of Cleveland; his daughters: Edlyna Hirt of Brentwood, Calif., and Kimberly Tacaquin of Castle Rock, Colo.; his 18 grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.

The Remembrance of Life service will be conducted Saturday, April 6, 2019, at 1 p.m. at the North Cleveland Church of God, Dixon Chapel, with Pastor Mark Williams, Dr. Anthony Lombard, Bishop Bill Williams and Bishop Hal Thompson officiating.

Interment will follow in the Sunset Memorial Gardens, with family and friends serving as casket bearers. 

The family requests that in lieu of flowers memorials be made to the Church of God World Missions. You can go to www.cogwm.org, Ministry  to Israel, Giver# 7200367037. 

The family will receive friends from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m. Saturday at the North Cleveland Church of God, Dixon Chapel. 

The Jim Rush Funeral and Cremation Services, North Ocoee Chapel, has charge of the arrangements.  You may share your condolences and your memories with the Dunn family at www.jimrushfuneralhomes.com.


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