Dominick Francis Carlo

March 06, 1922 ‒ September 15, 2009

Mount Vernon, Ohio

Dominick Francis Carlo, age 87, of Mount Vernon passed away on Tuesday afternoon, September 15, 2009 at the Laurels of Mount Vernon. He was born on March 6, 1922 in Toledo, son of the late Frank and Angeline Carlo.

Dominick retired from the Defense Supply Center in Columbus as a welder. He served in the United States Navy during WW II. and was a member of the Disabled American Veterans. Dominick was a member of Saint Vincent de Paul Catholic Church in Mount Vernon.

Dominick is survived by his wife, Ruth Ann (Blubaugh) Carlo, whom he married on January 11, 1986; a son, Frank (Judy) Carlo of Blacklick; step sons, Michael Blanchard of Danville and Kevin Blanchard of Mount Vernon; daughters, Barbara (David Sowards) Carlo and Shirley (John) Kirkland both of Reynoldsburg; a step daughter, Mary Catherine (Bob) Hinds of Penasco, NM; 18 grandchildren and 7 great grandchildren; a brother, Anthony (Jeanette) Carlo of Toledo; sisters, Angie Carros of Rossburg, Giovanni Cooper of Princeton, KY, and Mary Parker of Columbus; and several nieces and nephews.

In addition to his parents, Dominick was preceded in death by his first wife, Virginia Carlo and a brother, Pete Carlo.

The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. on Friday, September 18, 2009 at the Flowers-Snyder Funeral Home, 619 East High St., Mount Vernon with a vigil service to follow the visitation.

Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 9 a.m. on Saturday, September 19, 2009 at Saint Vincent de Paul Catholic Church in Mount Vernon with Monsignor Carl Clagett and Rev. Father Homer D. Blubaugh as the Celebrants. Military honors will be provided by the Knox County Joint Veterans Council at the church. Graveside services will be held in Saint Joseph Catholic Cemetery in Lockbourne at 11:30 a.m. on Saturday, September 19, 2009

Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society, Central Region-Knox, 870 Michigan Ave., Columbus, Ohio 43215

The Flowers-Snyder Funeral Home in Mount Vernon is honored to serve the family of Dominick Francis Carlo.