Stephen F. Dunn

Stephen F. Dunn, 85, of Seekonk passed away on Thursday, March 22, 2018 at Sturdy Memorial Hospital. He was the husband of Judy A. (Curran) Dunn.
Born in Central Falls, he was the son of the late Francis and Azilda (Robert) Dunn. He was a 1950 graduate of Saint Raphael Academy and a 1957 graduate of Manhattan University where he received his Bachelor of Science. He went on to receive his Masters Degree from Catholic University and his Doctoral Degree in Philosophy from Pacific Western University in 1989.
Mr. Dunn began his teaching career in the Christian Brothers schools in New York City and taught there from 1953 – 1961. He then went on to LaSalle Academy and was a French Teacher from 1962-1966 and Director/Principal from 1967-1970.  Mr. Dunn completed his career as Principal of North Elementary School in Seekonk from 1971-1991. After retiring from the Seekonk School System he taught part time at St. Raphael’s Academy & Bishop Keough High School from 1992-1994.  He enjoyed reading, writing and spending time with his family.
Besides his wife he leaves three children, Sean M. Dunn and his wife Kerri of Rehoboth, Christopher S. Dunn and his wife Danielle of Seekonk and Elizabeth S. Dunn of New York City, four grandchildren, Ryan, Evan, Alexis and Ava. He was the brother of the late Irene Wilkinson.
His funeral will be held on Wednesday, March 28, 2018 at 10:00 AM from the PERRY-McSTAY FUNERAL HOME, 2555 Pawtucket Avenue, East Providence with a Mass of Christian Burial at 11:00 AM in St. Dominic’s Church, Swansea. Burial will be in Gate of Heaven Cemetery. Calling hours Tuesday 4-8. In lieu of flowers contributions to the American Parkinson Disease Association, PO Box 41659 Providence, RI 02940 or the Building Maintenance Fund @ St. Dominic’s Church, 1277Grand Army Highway, PO Box 205, Swansea, MA 02777 would be appreciated.