Obituary of Todd Gunne
Gunne, Todd Christopher of Somers Point, NJ was born January 21, 1972. He was the only son of Manny (Gonzalez) Gunne and Marilyn Rink Gunne. Todd died Saturday, June 24, 2017 in his sleep.
He is survived by his parents, his daughter Delaney Gunne, and his sister, Melanie and her husband J.D. Keller and their three children, Anna Grace, Ava Rose and Austin Jack, and Todd’s dog Darth Vader. He also had many other relatives; uncles, aunts, cousins and an unbelievable amount of very dear friends across the country.
Todd was a young Eagle Scout who was awarded many recognitions. He graduated from Skyline High School in Salt Lake City and Westminster College of Utah, as well as Stockton University in New Jersey. For his career, he was a photo journalist for both Fox News and NBC News in Philadelphia. He was also a scuba dive master before becoming totally disabled with Tardive Dystonia and Tardive Dyskinesia. He also recently had surgery for a brain tumor.
Todd was an active, highly achieving individual with many close friends, one of whom wrote, “Todd was one lovable human being who couldn’t be more amiable, admired, and respected.”
A Memory and Gathering service will be offered Sunday, July 9, 2017 starting at one o’clock in the afternoon at The Godfrey Funeral Home, 809 Central Avenue, Ocean City, NJ where a service will immediate follow at two o’clock. Burial is private.
Memorial contributions may be made to either Dystonia Medical Research Foundation (DMRF), One East Wacker Drive, Suite 1730, Chicago, IL 60601. www.dystonia-foundation.org or to the Todd C. Gunne Memorial Trust Fund for Delaney, c/o Manny and Marilyn Gunne, 3774 South Sunnydale Drive, Salt Lake City, UT 84109.
For condolences to the family, visit www.godfreyfuneralhome.com.
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