Theadore A. Dunlap, 81, passed away on Friday, September 7, 2012. Ted is survived by his wife and best friend of 58 years, Hester, their devoted children; Karen Thurber, Kimberly Edwards, Craig Dunlap and Mark Dunlap. He leaves behind treasured grandchildren, Gregory Thurber, Laura Thurber, Shannon Brown, Brittany Edwards, Lucas Dunlap, Shelby Dunlap, Michael Dunlap and Matthew Dunlap and great grandsons, Carter and Isaac Brown. Ted served his country proudly in the United States Army during the Korean War. He was a retiree of Singer Link. His family would like to thank the staff of Elizabeth Church Manor for the excellent care Ted received during his stay there. Funeral services will be private. Memorial contributions in Ted's name may be made to the Alzheimer's Association , 401 Hayes Avenue, Endicott, NY 13760. To forward condolences please visit www.demunnfh.com. Arrangements for the family are directed by the DeMunn Funeral Home