Celebration of Life for Edgar Dunning
|October 29, 2010|
Following the tragic loss of Edgar Clesson Dunning who passed away on October 23, 2010 at the age of 100, a Celebration of Life in his honour has been arranged for Friday, November 12th at 1:30 pm at the South Delta Baptist Church in Tsawwassen.
Edgar Dunning's contributions to Delta are significant and far-reaching. In honour of Edgar's outstanding service and historical ties to Delta, the new Delta Archives facility currently under construction at the former Courthouse will include the Edgar Dunning Reading Room.
Mayor Lois E. Jackson, Delta Council and staff extend their deepest condolences to the family of Edgar Dunning. Edgar's jovial, good-humoured personality was cherished by those who he worked and spent time with and his personal and intimate knowledge of Delta's history and ability to share it with others was truly touching. Edgar Dunning's lifelong dedication to the betterment, heritage and preservation of Delta is remarkable - a legacy that will always be remembered.
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