Eldon H. Dickenson
July 19, 1922 ‒ September 30, 2019
Mount Vernon, Ohio
Eldon H. Dickenson, age 97, of Mount Vernon passed away on Monday, September 30, 2019 at his home.
He was born on July 19, 1922 in Mount Vernon to the late Ambrose and Estella (Hough) Dickenson. Eldon was employed and retired from Cooper-Bessemer after 30 years of service. He was a veteran, serving in the United States Army Air Corps.
Eldon is survived by his sons, Dan Dickenson, Doug (Judith Vazquez) Dickenson; his grandchildren, Nykki (Matt) Stenger, Ben Dickenson, Stephen Dickenson; his great grandchildren, Buddy Houtkooper, Aron Houtkooper; and his ex-spouse Eloise Dickenson.
In addition to his parents, Eldon was preceded in death by his first wife Dorotha Dickenson; his brother Walter Dickenson; and two sisters, Alice Mills and Lucy Fowler.
Friends may call on Thursday, October 10, 2019 from 12-1PM at the Flowers-Snyder Funeral Home (619 E. High St. Mount Vernon, Ohio 43050). A service will follow, beginning at 1PM, with Pastor Andy Angel officiating. Burial, with military honors provided by the Knox County Joint Veteran’s Council, will follow in Mount Vernon Memorial Gardens Cemetery.
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