Tonawanda News


January 19, 2014

Virginia Isabelle Dickinson


Virginia Isabelle (nee Daum) Dickinson, age 93, went to be with the Lord on January 18, 2014. Born in Barre Center, she lived in North Tonawanda for 55 years. Mrs. Dickinson was restaurant/deli manager at Kmart before retiring. She was a member of Eastern Star and was awarded a PTA Life Membership through the Spruce School, North Tonawanda PTA.  She was an avid knitter and enjoyed knitting Christmas stockings and afghans.
She was the wife of the late Gordon E. Dickinson who died in 1995; and was predeceased by a son, Kevin (Patricia) Dickinson; and two daughters, Susan (Ronald) Lachut, and Mary Ann Dickinson. She is survived by four children, Gordon (Susan) Dickinson, Kent (Robin) Dickinson, Neal (Debbie) Dickinson, and Jeanne Dickinson. She was the loving grandmother of twelve grandchildren and eighteen great-grandchildren.
The family will receive friends on Friday, January 24, 2014 from 2-4 PM and 7-9 PM at the WATTENGEL Funeral Home, (NEW LOCATION) 533 Meadow Dr., North Tonawanda. Funeral Services will be conducted by Father A. Sam on Saturday January 25, 2014 at 10:00 AM at the funeral home. Burial will be in Acacia Park. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Niagara Hospice, 4675 Sunset, Lockport NY 14094.
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