- October 2, 1957 - December 24, 2016
- Ravenel, South Carolina
of Lynn's Passing
- Memorials may be made to
Charleston Animal Society
2455 Remount Road
North Charleston, SC 29406
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Arrangements made by
J. Henry Stuhr West Ashley Chapel
Memories & CandlesPrevious
“God Bless you and keep you Lynn. Sheriff
1 of 17 | Posted by: Sheriff Al Cannon - Charlston, SC
“Lynn, I miss you more than words can express...you knew we were sisters in blue, and you called me your sister by choice..over the past 30 years..we...Read More »
2 of 17 | Posted by: Terry Jones - Ridgeville, SC
“May you Rest In Peace!
3 of 17 | Posted by: Tammy Solomon-Conner - Hollywood, SC
“Lynn was a fellow animal rescuer and gave a voice to the animals in need. She made a difference... She will not be forgotten.
4 of 17 | Posted by: Beth Sparks - Prosperity, SC
“Having worked with Lynn at Charleston County, I cannot ever remember her to utter an unkind word, always professional. A good law enforcement officer...Read More »
5 of 17 | Posted by: Earl Fowler - Summerton, SC
“It's EOS. Rest well, Lynn.
6 of 17 | Posted by: Chris Sosnowski - Wadmalaw Island, SC
“I hope that you may rest in peace. It was a pleasure to know and work with you.
7 of 17 | Posted by: George Tittle Jr - Coworker
“So many miss adventures rescuing domestic skunks. I mean as you.
8 of 17 | Posted by: Landa Berry - Friend
“I just wanted to pass on my deepest condolences, Lynn was an amazing woman, rest in peace my sister in blue.
9 of 17 | Posted by: Diane Groves-Tarr - SC
“Lynn "Always" made everything less stressful for someone else.It was a pleasure to be work with her "Back In The Days" at CCounty PD as a Dispatcher....Read More »
10 of 17 | Posted by: Perrette Murray - New York, NY
“Our sincere condolences. RIP LynnMike & Linda Hill
11 of 17 | Posted by: Mike Hill - Charleston, SC
“I will always be grateful for the love and protection Lynn showed to all animals. She was always there for me when I had questions or concerns with...Read More »
12 of 17 | Posted by: Early Mitchum - Bonneau, SC
“Lynn was such a loving and caring person that I have been friends with for over 20 years. The times we shared over the years will never be forgotten!...Read More »
13 of 17 | Posted by: Jeff Harrison - Hollywood, SC
“Lynn was one of my Best Friends, I've know her for 19 years, and she had a heart of gold, she considered myself and my wife her sister and brother-in...Read More »
14 of 17 | Posted by: Paul Jones - Ridgeville, SC
“Rest in Peace Lynn.
15 of 17 | Posted by: Bruce Orr
“I worked with Lynn back in the day, Lynn was a good cop, passionate, with lots of street sense. She served her profession well. God bless her and her...Read More »
16 of 17 | Posted by: Stan Reeves - GOOSE CREEK, SC
“Earth has no sorrow that heaven can not heal.co-worker
17 of 17 | Posted by: Debra Edwards-Brown - Decatur, GA
Lynn Marie Dunlap, formerly Lynn Rohaus, 59,of Ravenel passed away on December 24, 2016 shortly after being diagnosed with Cancer. Her Mass of Christian Burial be held Saturday, December 31, 2016 in Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church, 5 Teresa Drive at 12:00 p.m. Prayers of Final Commendation and Farewell will follow in Mount Pleasant Memorial Gardens, 1308 Mathis Ferry Road, Mt. Pleasant. Her viewing will be held Friday in J. HENRY STUHR INC., WEST ASHLEY CHAPEL, 3360 Glenn McConnell Parkway from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m.
A resident of Charleston County, South Carolina she served her community first as a dispatcher then as both a sworn Police Officer and as a Deputy Sheriff. She retired in 1994 as a result of injuries sustained in the line of duty. After retiring she opened her home as an Animal Rescue and Sanctuary and became an Animal Rights Activist and Rehabilitationist.
Although estranged from her relatives she is survived by a vast Family of Blue, all of her brothers and sisters in law enforcement both active duty and retired. Lynn was predeceased in death by her parents, Wilson Dunlap and Anita Dunlap and her son, Patrick Wilson Rohaus.
Memorials may be made to Charleston Animal Society, 2455 Remount Road. North Charleston, SC 29406.
Upcoming Funeral Services
Mt. Pleasant Memorial Gardens
1308 Mathis Ferry Road Mount Pleasant, SC 29464