1940 - May 25, 2014
†††† David Lee Dickerson, age 73, Logansport, Indiana, passed away at 1:04 p.m. on Sunday, May 25, 2014, in St. Vincentís Hospital, Indianapolis.
†††† Born August 17, 1940, in Logansport, he was the son of Arthur and Helen Knarr Dickerson.
†††† On June 8, 1963, in St. Vincentís Church, Logansport, he was married to Carolyn (Susie) Mordenti, who survives, in Logansport.
†††† A 1958 graduate of Logansport High School, Dave attended the University of New Mexico in Albuquerque. †He played on the LHS varsity basketball team and was recruited to play basketball at the University of New Mexico.
†††† Dave had been employed at Garden City Supermarket, Thrifty Mart, Martinís Supermarket, D&R, Little Jackís, and Judson Packing. †He was retired from Wilson Foods.
†††† He was a member of All Saints Catholic Church. †He had been a member of the Logansport Elks, president of St. Vincentís Home and School Association, a member of the United Way Board of Directors and president of the Logansport High School Berry Boosters.
†††† Dave enjoyed sports and racing. †He always would say, ďIf you donít play it with a ball, itís not worth watching.Ē †He coached elementary basketball at St. Vincentís School and assisted coaching basketball at Lincoln Middle School. †He loved watching his sons and grandchildren play sports. †In his heart, he was always a true ďLogan Berry.Ē
†††† Surviving, in addition to his wife, are sons, Anthony (Erin) Dickerson, Logansport, Daniel (Stacey) Dickerson, Carmel, step-brother, Tom (Margaret) Groninger, Kokomo, grandchildren, Connor Dickerson, Abby Dickerson, Lena Dickerson, Marlee Higgins and Kylee Williamson.
†††† The Mass of Christian Burial will be at 10:30 a.m. on Friday at All Saints Catholic Church, with Father Mike McKinney officiating. †Entombment will be at Ever-Rest Memorial Park.
†††† Visitation will be from 3:00 to 8:00 p.m. on Thursday, at Kroeger Funeral Home, where there will be a Scripture Service at 3:00 p.m. conducted by Father Dominic Petan.
†††† Memorial contributions may be made to All Saints Church or Emmaus Mission Center. Envelopes will be available at the funeral home.† (5-27-2014)