Dennis R. Dawson

Dennis R. Dawson

Dennis R. Dawson, 57, of Fountaintown, passed away Oct. 7, 2013. He was born Jan. 31, 1956.

He grew up in Indianapolis and graduated from Warren Central. He graduated with honors from Associated Builders and Contractors as an electrical  journeyman and worked for ELC Electric. Dennis enjoyed life’s simple pleasures such as fishing and hunting. With his generous heart, he took a big part in Clothe a Child though VFW. He was a member of the American Legion, NRA and  USO.

He is survived by his former wife of 27 years, Marcy Dawson; sisters, Phylis Richter of Fort Wayne, Judy Harper of Phoenix, Ariz., Sue Gahimer (Tim) of New Palestine, and Kathy Dawson of Indianapolis; and many loving nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Morris and Maude Dawson; and brother, Ken Dawson.

Memorial Service will be held at 5 p.m. Friday, Oct. 25, 2013, at the Cumberland First Baptist Church, 116 S. Muessing Street, Indianapolis, Indiana, 46229. A Celebration of Life will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 26, 2013, at VFW Post 2693, 529 Apple St,  Greenfield, Indiana, 46140.

In lieu of flowers, Dennis requested donations be made to the American Cancer Society, 5635 W 96th St, Suite #100, Indianapolis, IN 46278.

Arrangements: Bell Mortuary & Crematory, Shangrila Chapel.

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