She was the daughter of the late Ernest and Erna Dunmeyer.
She was very passionate about gardening and had a special love for her pets. She was unselfish about her love for everyone.
Survivors include her husband of 47 years, Pasquale “Pat” Chiusano of Cleveland; three sons: David Chiusano and wife, Corinne, of Charlotte, N.C., Richard Chiusano of Cleveland, and Petty Officer 1st Class Craig Chiusano of the U.S. Coast Guard from Newport, N.C.; sister, Joanne Carbone of Sun City, Ariz.; and grandchildren: Peyton Chiusano Andies and Morgan Quinn Chiusano.
The funeral will be held at 8 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 23, 2010, in the chapel of Grissom Funeral Home with the Rev. Antonio Giraldo officiating.
Interment will be held privately.
The family will receive friends Saturday from 6 to 8 p.m. at the funeral home prior to the service.
For those friends who prefer, non-floral memorials may be made to the Bradley County Animal Shelter, 360 Hill St., Cleveland, TN 37311.
To send an online condolence to the family, visit www.grissomfh.net.