Harper E. Dunlap Jr.
July 31, 1935 – February 16, 2021
Harper E Dunlap, Jr. of Troy, Michigan, born July 31, 1935 in West Bloomfield, MI passed away peacefully on February 16, at the age of 85. Loving husband of the late Janice K Dunlap and devoted father of Peggy (Albert) Burrows and Elaine Dunlap. Harper was preceded in death by his parents Harper E Dunlap Sr. and Verda C Secunda, and his sister Nancy C King. He is survived by his daughters, his sisters Bonnie Byadiah and Marian Mroz, brother R. Kelly Dunlap (Ruth) and his grandchildren Sean Burrows and Sydney Bomers (Luke). Harper also leaves behind 2 great grandchildren and 13 nieces and nephews. Harper enjoyed spending time with his family, traveling, fishing, the New York Yankees and ANYTHING Michigan State. Dad, your honesty and kindness left a profound impact on us that really mattered. We will miss you dearly until we meet again. Due to the current Covid 19 pandemic, a memorial service will be held at a later date.
In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made to the American Heart Association, or the Alzheimer’s Association.
- Janice Dunlap, Wife (deceased)
- Peggy (Albert) Burrows, Daughter
- Elaine Dunlap, Daughter
- Harper Dunlap Sr., Father (deceased)
- Verda Secunda, Mother (deceased)
- Nancy King, Sister (deceased)
- Bonnie Byadiah, Sister
- Marian Mroz, Sister
- R. Kelly (Ruth) Dunlap, Brother
- Sean Burrows, Grandson
- Sydney (Luke) Bomers, Granddaughter
- Harper also leaves behind 2 great grandchildren and 13 nieces and nephews.
Due to the current Covid 19 pandemic, a memorial service will be held at a later date.
Harper E. Dunlap Jr.
Jo Anna Bateman
February 18, 2021
Peggy and family I am so sorry for the loss of your dad. I only met him a couple of times but he was a very warm and engaging man. I enjoyed talking with him.
You’ve created many memories over the years together. You always have them.
My prayers and love to you, Jo Anna.
Nancy and John Swanson
February 17, 2021
We were very lucky to know Harper. The kindness he showed us helped us in our life.
He will be missed❤️