Former Juneau resident Steven M. Dunlap died March 26, 2010, in Gilbert, Ariz. He was 60.
Born Sept. 6, 1949, in Juneau, his grandparents and great-grandparents came from the Gaanax.adi and Yanyei Di Taku River tribes. After joining the U.S. Navy during the Vietnam conflict, he dedicated 21 years of service, which took him around the world twice.
He is survived by his wife of 30 years, Dale K. Dunlap; mother, Margaret M. Ling, of Juneau; brothers, Alex Dunlap, Robert (Robin) Dunlap, Michael Dunlap; sisters, Barbara Anderson, Becky Coleman and Kim Ling, all of Juneau, and Dorcey Ling, of Fairbanks; and many cousins, nieces and nephews.
His ashes will be spread from a naval ship in San Diego.