Judith Dunn

Judith Dunn

June 24, 1946 – Oct. 19, 2019

Judy, a resident of Homer, died Oct. 19, 2019.

She was born June 24, 1946 in Detroit, Michigan, the daughter of the late Eugene and Margaret Zazon. As a child, Judy developed a love of math and of learning more generally, a love that followed her throughout her life.

In 1968, she met Read Patten Dunn. They married in 1970 and raised two children in Michigan. As a mother, wife and human, Judy lived a life of kindness and curiosity. Judy’s kindness manifested in innumerable everyday gestures. Her curiosity led her to read and travel and read more and inspired her children and those around her to the same. Over the course of her adult life and travels she worked as a teacher, a veterinary technician, a real estate agent and a tutor.

She is survived by her loving husband, Read; two children, Jane Dunn (Eli Martin), and Robert Dunn (Monica Sanchez); three grandchildren; a sister, Karen Zazon; a brother, Mike Zazon (Sue); and many nieces and nephews.

In lieu of flowers, the family suggests donations to the local humane society, your local public radio station, the Homer Public Library, or the Kachemak Heritage Land Trust.

More in Community

Willow.
Pet of the Week: Willow

Willow is a 3-year-old female Alaskan Malamute. She’s a big gal with… Continue reading

Cops and Courts

Information about fire, police and troopers is taken from public records consisting… Continue reading

Elmer James Banta

Elmer James Banta July 25, 1921 - July 25, 2020 Longtime Alaskan… Continue reading

Tammy Hagan

Tammy Hagan May 19, 1960 - July 19, 2020 Tammy Hagan, 60,… Continue reading

Nancy Marie Chastain

Nancy Marie Chastain June 7, 1944 - July 15, 2020 Nancy Chastain,… Continue reading

Robert James Austin

Robert James Austin Sept. 23, 1932 - July 24, 2020 Robert James… Continue reading

Town Crier

The South Kenai Peninsula Hospital Service Area Board will hold its regular… Continue reading

Matilda Fae Malcolm Wertz

Matilda Fae Malcolm Wertz was born at 6:30 p.m. on Aug. 3,… Continue reading

Years Ago

20 years ago The first Homer Farmers Market was held on Aug.… Continue reading

Most Read