AlliedNews.com - Grove City, Pennsylvania

Obituaries

December 5, 2013

Robert D. Dickson

Norfolk Southern retiree was member of Eagles

PINE — Robert D. Dickson, of Grove City, Pine Township, for 30 years, passed away at 9:26 p.m. Saturday, November 23, 2013, in his home after a three-year illness. He was 72.

Mr. Dickson was born Jan. 29, 1941 in Grove City, a son of Earl Eugene and Frances Jean Styers Dickson.

Bob graduated from Beaver High School, class of 1959. He served in the U.S. Army following high school, and attended Geneva College.

He then went to work for Norfolk Southern Railroad and retired after 43 years of employment.

Bob was of the Presbyterian faith, and a member of the Fraternal Order of Eagles aerie 1895, Grove City. He enjoyed hunting and fishing.

Bob married Sandra Boyd, who survives at home, Sept. 29, 2001.

He is also survived by: a daughter, Lisa Dickson, New Castle; four sons, Robert Dickson Jr., and his wife Evonne; Shawn Dickson, all of Pittsburgh; Brenton Billig and his wife Jonnie, Transfer, Nicholas Billig and his wife Barbie, Wasilla, Alaska; 11 grandchildren; and a sister, Phyllis Nichols, Augusta, Maine.

Mr. Dickson was preceded in death by his parents; and a son, Dean A. Dickson, who passed away Oct. 19, 2013.

DICKSON

Robert D., 72, of Grove City, formerly of Beaver, Pa.

Service: Private family services at a later date. Arrangements by CUNNINGHAM FUNERAL HOME Inc., 306 Bessemer Ave., Grove City.

Obituary was published Nov. 30, 2013 in Allied News. Pick up a copy at 201A Erie St., Grove City.

1
Text Only
Obituaries
  • ali obt140326-snow, jody.jpg Jody Ann Snow

    Jody Ann Snow of Springfield Township, Mercer, passed away at 7:45 p.m. Thursday, March 20, 2014, in Grove City Medical Center, Pine Township, after an extended illness. She was 48.

    March 28, 2014 1 Photo

  • ali obt140322-hunter, george.jp George V. Hunter

    A funeral service will be held Monday for George V. Hunter of Worth Township (Stoneboro). He passed away in Orchard Manor, Grove City, at 11:50 p.m. Tuesday, March 18, 2014, following an extended illness. He was 96.

    March 28, 2014 1 Photo

  • ali  obt Janet Grove0319.jpg Janet Faye Shoup Grove

    Janet Faye Shoup Grove, Manor Drive, Pine Township, passed away at home in the arms of her loving husband, Dale, on Thursday evening, March 13, 2014, following a brief illness. She was 66.

    March 28, 2014 1 Photo

  • Richard A. Mackell

    Richard A. Mackell of Grove City passed away at 2:42 a.m. Monday, March 17, 2014, in Allegheny General Hospital, Pittsburgh. He was 85.

    March 28, 2014

  • ali obt140315-McGinnis,Margare- Margaret 'Marg' L. McGinnis

    Funeral service will be Monday for Margaret "Marg" L.  McGinnis, Grove City, who died at 9:22 a.m. Wednesday, March 12, 2014, at Grove City Medical Center, Pine Township. She was 89.

    March 28, 2014 1 Photo

  • Twila I. Roberts

    Funeral is today for Twila I. Roberts, who died at 4:45 p.m. Sunday, March 9, 2014, in Orchard Manor, Grove City. She was 84.

    March 28, 2014

  • obt140312-hogg,louise.jpg Louise Eaton Hogg

    Louise Eaton Hogg of Hermitage went to be with the Lord on Friday (3-7-13). She was 91.

    March 28, 2014 1 Photo

  • obt1403112-bovard,leslie.jpg Leslie Ann Bovard

    Memorial service is Saturday (March 15) for Leslie Ann Bovard, 69, Grove City, who went home to be with the Lord on March 9, 2014.

    March 28, 2014 1 Photo

  • Robert M. 'Snowball' Gilliland

    Robert M. "Snowball" Gilliland, 95, formerly of Grove City, passed away on Saturday (3-1-14) at his residence in Rolesville, N.C., following a brief illness.

    March 28, 2014

  • Lawrence J. Benek, Sr.

    Lawrence J. Benek, Sr., 47 W. Cape Horn Road, Jackson Township (near Mercer), passed away at Sharon Regional Health System on at 3 a.m. Friday, Feb. 28, 2014. He was 91.

    March 28, 2014

Featured Ads
Hyperlocal Search
Premier Guide
Find a business

Walking Fingers
Maps, Menus, Store hours, Coupons, and more...
Premier Guide