Michael Austin Dunavan, 72, passed away at his residence in Florence, Kentucky. Mike is formerly from Louisville and was born in Shelbyville, Kentucky.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Julian and Jeanette Watson Dunavan. Mike was an ordained Presbyterian elder, deacon and a member of Crescent Springs Presbyterian Church. He was a U.S.M.C Vietnam veteran and was very proud to serve his country. Mike retired from the Louisville Housing Authority in 2009 and enjoyed gardening.
Mike is survived by his loving wife of 49 years, Eileen Thirs Dunavan; and brother-in-law, Marvin Thirs of Sarasota, Florida.
Funeral service will be at 12:00 Noon Monday, July 29 th at Middendorf-Bullock Funeral Home, Erlanger, with a visitation starting at 11:00 a.m. Monday at the funeral home. Interment at Highland Cemetery, Fort Mitchell.
Memorials are suggested to St. Elizabeth Hospice of Edgewood, 483 South Loop Drive Edgewood, KY 41017.