Anthony E. Dunford

February 4, 1973 - September 24, 2017

Anthony Eugene Dunford, 44, a Ft. Myers resident since 1992, formerly of West Virginia passed away Sunday, September 24, 2017 in Bonita Springs, FL. He was born February 4, 1973 in Welch, West Virginia.

As an active member of the special education community, Anthony was an Edu-Trainer who dedicated his time and talents into enriching young minds with his ability to create and inspire. His passion for science took him on a national level, which gave him the recent opportunity to exhibit at the Electric Universe 2017 Future Science Convention in Arizona. He participated in many outdoor festivals that allowed him to demonstrate his love for nature. Anthony’s life was a celebration; One of drum circles, good friends, and laughter. He embodied unconditional giving to those who needed it most. The positive impact that he left on many people throughout the years is not something that will be forgotten.

He is survived by his loving mother Connie Tanner of Ft. Myers, FL; his father Everett Dunford of Virginia; one brother, Kevin Dunford (Amanda) Jacksonville, FL; three sisters, Donna Veeley (Donovan) of Ohio, Pearl Mustard (Zack) of West Virginia and Drusilla Sonora Ann Pruitt (Andrew) of West Virginia; as well as several nieces, nephews and extended family members.

A Celebration of Life Service will be held at a later date.

Friends are invited to send condolences via the on-line guest book which can be found at

Mullins Memorial Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Ft. Myers, is entrusted with final care.


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