Malcolm Rodney Dunn
Malcolm Rodney Dunn

October 28, 1938 - January 1, 2019
Born in Brooklyn, New York
Resided in Plainfield, New Jersey
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Malcolm Dunn age 80 of Plainfield, NJ passed away peacefully on Tuesday, January 1, 2019. Born and raised in Brooklyn, NY, he relocated to Plainfield, NJ after living in Avenel for several years. He was a member of Fountain Baptist Church in Summit, NJ, where he served in the African Missionary Ministry.
Malcolm began his career as the personnel manager at Gilbert Systems Inc. He then went on to become a self employed entrepreneur and owner/operator of Hour Power in Newark and “Dunn & Sons” Maintenance Corp. for 46 years.
He also held seats on Plainfield City Council for fourteen years, also serving as Council President. He was appointed Commissioner of Plainfield Housing Authority, and PMUA. Malcolm also served as a member of the Governor’s Advisory Council on Minority Business Development and as Vice Chairperson of the Vendor Input Committee of the NY/NJ Minority Purchasing Council.
Malcolm Dunn was preceded in death by his son Mark C. Dunn, his sister Cyra Sykes-Collier and brother Robert W. Dunn, he is survived by his wife Flora E. Dunn, four sons, Jeffery, Gregg, Guy(Judy) and Kevin(Leslie), daughter in-law Kym, one daughter Pamela Dunn-Hale(Calvin), sisters Maxine Salaam and Jerrelyn Woodard, brother Hugh Daniel Dunn, 13 grandchildren, 4 great grandchildren and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and dear friends.

In lieu of flowers the Dunn Family would greatly appreciate donations in Memory of Mark Dunn, youngest son of Malcolm and Flora, who was an organ recipient.
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Visitation
Plainfield High school
950 Park Ave
Plainfield, NJ US 07060
Friday, January 11, 2019
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Visitation
Fountain Baptist Church
116 Glenside Avenue
Summit, NJ US 07901
Saturday, January 12, 2019
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Service
Fountain Baptist Church
116 Glenside Avenue
Summit, NJ US 07901
Saturday, January 12, 2019
11:00 AM
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