Leonard G. Dofflemyer

December 16, 1922 ‒ June 04, 2012

Mount Vernon, Ohio

Leonard G. Dofflemyer, age 89, of Columbus Road, Mount Vernon, passed away on Monday, June 4, 2012 at the Laurels of Mount Vernon. He was born on December 16, 1922 in East Liverpool, Ohio to the late Ellis and Nellie (Carter) Dofflemyer. Leonard retired after 39 plus years as a car inspector with the B&O Railroad. He was a member of the Freewill Baptist Church in Clarksburg, West Virginia. Leonard enjoyed singing and playing country music on his guitar for family and friends.

He is survived by his daughter, Nella Thurman of Mount Vernon, a grandson, Robert (Cheryl) Schetzel of Howard, two great grandchildren, Alicia Schetzel and Marie Quinn, special friends, Jim Donaldson and Tim (Diana) Smith.

Besides his parents he was preceded in death by his wife Jean Dofflemyer and three brothers, Charles, Raymond and Kenneth Dofflemyer.

A graveside service will be held on Friday at 11:30 a.m. in Bridgeport Cemetery in Clarksburg, West Virginia. The Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home of Mount Vernon is honored to serve the family of Leonard G. Dofflemyer.

Memorial contributions in Leonard’s name may be made to Hospice of Knox County, 17700 Coshocton Ave., Mount Vernon, Ohio 43050.

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