Richard E. DAWSON

News Death Notice

DAWSON, Richard E. age 91, of Dayton, passed away on Thursday, February 28, 2013. He was born April 16, 1921 in Richmond, Indiana to the late Nelson & Ola Dawson. Along with his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife of 62 years: Virginia. He is survived by his daughters and sons-in-law: Geri Frey, Christine (Bill) Hosier, Karen (Dennis) Cloyd; son: Rick Dawson; sister: Roberta Baron; 9 grandchildren; 2 great grandchildren; and a host of other family members and friends. Memorial services will be held at 5:00 P.M. on Sunday, March 10, 2013 at the Southeast Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witness, 2580 Woodman Dr., Kettering with Minister David Koester officiating. Arrangements in care of Newcomer Funeral Home - South Chapel. To send the family a condolence online, please visit

Published in Dayton Daily News on Mar. 7, 2013