Richard H. “Dick” Dimon, 84, of Athens, PA, formerly of Bentley Creek, PA passed away on Tuesday, March 10, 2020 at the Bradford County Manor in West Burlington, PA. He was the loving husband of Louise (Hammond) Dimon. The couple married September 3, 1955 and had 64 happy years together.
Dick was born on March 6, 1936 in Rome, PA, son of the late Leon and Geraldine (Lenox) Dimon Corbin. He was a sheet metal worker for Dura-Bilt Metal Products in Bentley Creek and retired with 40 years of service in 1998. Dick was a member of the Bentley Creek Wesleyan Church and its choir, enjoyed playing golf and was a member of Pinecroft Golf Club, and was a member of the Bentley Creek Fire Company. He also enjoyed building model airplanes and flying them, mowing lawns, playing softball, watching sports, and hunting.
Dick is survived by his wife Louise, his son Rick (Brigette) Dimon, his daughters Cynthia (Mac) MacCracken and Kathy (Jeff) Inman, 8 grandchildren, and 8 great grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents, his brother James Dimon, and his sister Alice (Dimon) Watson.
Family and friends are welcome to call from 2:00-3:00 pm on Sunday, March 15, 2020 at the Bentley Creek Wesleyan Church, 13255 Berwick Turnpike, Gillett, PA. The Celebration of Dick’s life will be held following the viewing at 3:00 pm at the church with his pastor, Rev. Robert Wuethrich officiating. Burial will take place at 1:00 PM on Monday, March 16th in Rome Cemetery. The Gerald W. Vickery, Jr. Funeral & Cremation Services, Inc. 1093 West Main Street Troy, PA has been trusted with the arrangements.
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