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Alonzo Dryer


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Alonzo Dryer Obituary
Dryer, Alonzo
1925 - 2017
Alonzo Dryer, Jr. age 91, was born December 9, 1925 to the late Alonzo Dryer, Sr. and Willie May (Turner) Dryer in Tuskegee, Alabama. He departed this life on September 30, 2017. Alonzo and Courtney Parker Dunsmore were married on October 29, 1949 and remained married for 52 years until her death. In the late 1930s, he moved to Columbus, OH, and was ultimately employed by Westinghouse Electric Corporation for 24 years until he retired. He loved the Lord, and had been a member of the Church of Christ of the Apostolic Faith Avenue for several years. He was predeceased by his parents, Alonzo Dryer, Sr. and Willie May Dryer; and sister, Willie Beatrice Dryer Woodson. He leaves to cherish his memory his caregiver, Patsy Barnes and her family, especially his bowling partner, Twon Russell; a friend, Louise White, and her family; many neighbors and friends from Barnett Plaza, and all of his bowling friends from the TNBA Bowling League. Funeral service 10:00 am Friday, October 20, 2017 in the chapel of DIEHL-WHITTAKER FUNERAL SERVICE, 720 E. Long St., where the family will receive friends 9:00 am until the start of service. Interment in Glen Rest Memorial Estates. To sign the online guestbook, please visit www.
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Published in The Columbus Dispatch on Oct. 18, 2017
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