Gordon W.'s Story
Gordon W. Dunkley, 74, of Haverhill, passed away peacefully, Monday, Dec. 19 at Holy Family Hospital, Methuen.
Mr. Dunkley was born in Lawrence on Aug. 26, 1942 the son of the late Clement Sr. and Rita (Gordon) Dunkley.
Educated in the Salem, N.H. school system, Gordon graduated from Woodbury (Salem) High School in 1960 and attended culinary school after graduation.
He was predeceased by his brother, Clement Dunkley Jr.
His survivors include his three children, Scot and his wife, Sheila Dunkley of Atkinson, N.H., Brian and his wife, Katie Dunkley of Haverhill and Sarah and her husband, Brian Strausbaugh of Raynham; six grandchildren, Brianna Dunkley, Shayla Strausbaugh, Cameron Dunkley, Caden Dunkley, Ty Strausbaugh and Aliceyn Strausbaugh as well as several nieces and nephews.
Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend his calling hours on Thursday, (Today) December 22, from 4 to 7 p.m. at the H.L. Farmer & Sons Bradford Funeral Home, 210 South Main St. (Route 125), Bradford. His funeral service will follow the calling hours at 7:15 p.m. at the funeral home. Interment will be private and at the convenience of his family. Contributions in his memory may be made to the American Heart Association, 300 5th Ave. Waltham, MA 02451. To share a memory or for more information, please visit www.farmerfuneralhomes.com.
Published on  December 22, 2016