Obituaries » John B. Dickson
November 1, 1929 - May 1, 2017
Burial Date May 18, 2017
A memorial service will be held at 1:00 PM Thursday May 18, 2017 in the Gilbert Funeral Home, Algonac. Visitation 11:00 AM Thursday until time of service.
John B. “Jack” Dickson age 87 of Clay Twp., MI. passed away peacefully May 1, 2017. He was born November 1, 1929 in Detroit, MI. He married Marilyn Ella Nau on November 5, 1949 in Detroit, MI. she passed away January 3, 2016 after 67 years of marriage.
Jack was employed at Glen Pontiac for 5 years and Wolfe Realty, Century 21 Real Estate for 55 years. He was a 10-year veteran of the National Guard. He was a former member of the Algonac Rotary Club. He was an active sportsman, well into his 60’s, enjoying golf, softball, football, hockey, skiing, and, deer and pheasant hunting. His other interest included tinkering in the garage, yard work, and boating.
Mr. Dickson is survived by his children Jerry (Ellen) Dickson, Judy Leach, Wally (Jim Kusick) Dickson, and Jackie (Al) Essenmacher, sisters Evelyn Sprague, and Barbara Tedford, 8 grandchildren, 12 great grandchildren, and several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents Victor and Grace Dickson, siblings Helen Delongchamp, Bill Dickson, and Robert Dickson.
A memorial service will be held at 1:00 PM Thursday May 18, 2017 in the Gilbert Funeral Home, Algonac. Visitation 11:00 AM Thursday until time of service. In lieu of flowers memorial donations are suggested to the American Cancer Society, PO Box 22478 Oklahoma City, OK 73123, https://donate3.cancer.org/?lang=en