Obituaries » Sally J. Dunahay
October 16, 1939 - June 4, 2018
Burial Date: June 8, 2018
Services will be held at 10:30 a.m., Friday, June 8, 2018 at Chiles-Laman Funeral & Cremation Services, Bluffton. Pastor Tom Dearth officiating. Burial will be in Memorial Park Cemetery, Lima. Visitation will be Thursday from 2:00 - 4:00 p.m. & 6:00 - 8:00 p.m. at the funeral home.
Sally J. Dunahay, 78 passed away June 4, 2018 at Mercy Health – St. Rita’s Medical Center in Lima. Sally was born October 16, 1939 in Beaverdam to the late Roy and Georgine (Bishop) Eckenwiler. On February 21, 1965 she married Leonard Dunahay who preceded her in death on October 11, 2013.
Sally was a graduate of Beaverdam High School and was a homemaker. She enjoyed working outdoors in her yard and collecting pigs.
Survivors include a three daughters, Amy (Bradley) Powley of Columbus Grove, Mary J. Dunahay of Lima, Sally J. (James) Hauenstein of Lima; two sons, James A. (Shawn ) Dunahay of Lima, Leonard E. Dunahay Jr. of Cairo, eleven grandchildren, Shawn, Jeremy and Tyler Powley, Briar, Olivia, Hannah and Vera Dunahay, Cody Dunahay, Tiffany Bleichner, Dakota Dunahay, Sam Hauenstein; four great grandchildren, Brylan, Akara, James, Kamdien; a brother, John Eckenwiler of Beaverdam; a sister, Sue Hefner of Spencerville; and a sister in law, Esther Eckenwiler of Pandora.
Sally was preceded in death by three brothers, Lynn Eckenwiler, Howard Eckenwiler and Vernon Eckenwiler.
Services will be held at 10:30 a.m., Friday, June 8, 2018 at Chiles-Laman Funeral & Cremation Services, Bluffton. Pastor Tom Dearth officiating. Burial will be in Memorial Park Cemetery, Lima. Visitation will be Thursday from 2:00 – 4:00 p.m. & 6:00 – 8:00 p.m. at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made to the charity of the donor’s choice.