Kirby Dunn

IRON MOUNTAIN – Kirby Powell Dunn, 68, of Iron Mountain, entered into the presence of the Lord on May 18, 2014, at Maryhill Manor.

Kirby was born May 4, 1946, son of C.L. and Marian (Powell) Dunn. He married Isabelle Gamble June 14, 1980.

Kirby spent much of his life as a missionary in Mexico. His great passion was telling others of the love of God that is found in Jesus Christ. He dearly loved his wife and children, and he treasured the time he spent with them. Kirby had interests in music, baseball, and sailing.

He is survived by his wife, Isabelle; four sons, Chris (Aimee); Joseph (Dorcas); J.B. (Kara) and Benjamin; one daughter, Joanna; two brothers, Terry (Pat) and Jeff; one sister, Barbara (John) Bingham; and two grandchildren, Madison and Olivia.

Visitation will be held on Saturday, May 31, from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. at the Community Bible Chapel, N6507 U.S. 2, Norway, Mich., with a service to follow at 11 a.m.

Burial will be at Homestead Aurora Cemetery on Saturday, May 31, at 3 p.m.

Memorial donations may be made to New Tribes Mission.

Condolences may be expressed to the family of Kirby Dunn online at

The family has entrusted the Erickson-Rochon & Nash Funeral Home of Iron Mountain with the arrangements.