Trumansburg - Robert "Mark" Dunlop, age 51 of Trumansburg, died Saturday morning at his residence while under Hospice care. Mark is the son of E. Dawn Dunlop -Velasquez and the late Robert J. Dunlop. A painter by trade, Mark enjoyed fishing, camping and traveling with his family. He will always be remembered for being a lover of the outdoors and being social with his family and friends.

In addition to his mother, E Dawn Dunlop-Velasquez, survivors include his wife, Tammy Dunlop; a son, Brandon Dunlop; three daughters, Cassandra Dunlop, Samantha (Daron) Bantin, and Sheena Dunlop; six grandchildren; a sister, Rene (PT) Ryan; two nephews, Eddie (Natalie) Vorhis and Chris (Hale) Voris. Mark is predeceased by his step-father, Orlando Velasquez.


Friends and family are invited to attend a social gathering to celebrate Mark's life accomplishments on Sunday (February 28, 2010) from 2 until 4 p.m. at the VFW 423 West State Street, Ithaca. Interment will be private. If desired, memorials may be made to the Brandon Dunlop Education Fund c/o Tompkins Trust Co., P.O. Box 702, Trumansburg, NY 14886.