Alan D. Vernon

February 13, 1950 ‒ June 06, 2011

Mount Vernon, Ohio

Alan D. Vernon, age 61, of Mount Vernon passed away unexpectedly on Monday morning, June 6, 2011 at Knox Community Hospital. He was born on February 13, 1950 in Mount Vernon, son of the late Twyla (Marvin) Crim.

Alan is survived by his children, Edyth Zimmerman, Cynthia Vernon, and Matthew Vernon; 5 grandchildren and 2 great grandchildren; brothers, Earl, Dana, and Lance Vernon, and Mark and Eric Crim; and sisters, Linda Starr and Teresa Crim.

In addition to his mother, Alan was preceded in death by a brother, John Crim.

The family will have a graveside service for Alan at 10 a.m. on Friday, June 10, 2010 in Mound View Cemetery with Rev. Jerry Bell officiating.

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The Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home in Mount Vernon is honored to serve the family of Alan D. Vernon.