Don Dunning, Brookings, died March 5, 2002, at home in Northridge, Calif.

He was born Nov. 22, 1934, in Norfolk, Va. He served in the United States Navy during the Korean War and spent most of his life in the Los Angeles area where he was employed as a building contractor.

Mr. Dunning is survived by his wife, Joy; seven children; six grandchildren and one great-grandson.

Mr. Dunning was loved by family and friends.

According to his wishes, no funeral services are planned. The family requests remembrances be made to the charity of the donors choice.