Obituaries for the week of 5/5/05


Judith L. Dunning

Judith L. “Judy” Dunning, 66, of Gosport, Indiana, passed away Thursday, April 28th, at her home.

She was born June 21st, 1938, in Spencer, Indiana, the daughter of Fred and Geraldine (Moore) Babbs. She was a homemaker and had owned her own beauty shop. She was a member of Gosport Christian Church and the Gosport VFW Auxiliary.

Survivors include her husband, Kextel Dunning of 49 years; her son, Kent Dunning of Vevay; her daughters, Penny Lewis of Indianapolis and Betsy Babbs Riggs of Gosport; her brother, Hugh Babbs of Gosport; her sister, Mary Jo Deatley of Gosport; five grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her brother; four sisters; and one great-grandson.

Funeral services were conducted Sunday, May 1st, by Reverend Norman Ward at Whitaker Funeral Home in Gosport. Burial was in Gosport Cemetery.