Daniel D. Dunlay, age 86 of McKeesport, died at home Thursday, May 24, 2018. He was born March 31, 1932 in McKeesport, the son of the late James F. and Helen T. Bicsey Harman Dunlay. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brothers, David M. Harman and James J. Dunlay. A 1950 graduate of McKeesport High School, Daniel attended the former Carnegie Institute of Technology before serving in the U.S. Army during the Korean War. As a skilled draftsman, he worked for USS Christy Park, Westinghouse Astronuclear and Contraves. He enjoyed walking, golf, and puzzles, and was an avid reader and handyman. He had a talent for writing and art that gave him much pleasure.
Daniel is survived by his sister Nancy A. Dunlay of McKeesport, sister-in-law, Jean Dunlay of N. Huntingdon, cousin, Joan Bicsey of McKeesport, nieces and nephews; James J. (Kerri) Dunlay, Jr. of Los Gatos, CA, Diane (Bob) Lewis of Gillett, PA, Patricia (Jim) Hodgson of Cranberry Twp., Linda (Joe) Perkins of Franklin, TN, Eileen (Mike) Fitzgerald of Wexford, PA, David (Susan) Harman, Jr. of Imperial, PA, Kenneth Harman of McKeesport, Allen Harman of San Francisco, CA and Robert Harman of Portland, OR; and numerous great nieces and nephews.
Mass of Christian Burial will be held Tuesday, May 29, 2018 at 12:00 noon at Corpus Christi Church, McKeesport with Fr. Steven Palsa officiating. Burial will follow. Arrangements by Strifflers of White Oak Cremation & Mortuary Services, 1100 Lincoln Way, White Oak, PA 15131 (Sue Striffler Galaski, Supervisor 412-678-6177).
Remembrances in Daniel’s name may be made to the Wounded Warriors Project, 4899 Belfort Road, Suite 300, Jacksonville, FL 32256, or the DAV, PO Box 14301, Cincinnati, OH 45250-0301. Condolences may be made at www.strifflerfuneralhomes.com.
Originally published May 25, 2018.