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David Lee Dimmitt
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Birth: Feb. 19, 1930
Wapello County
Iowa, USA
Death: Dec. 11, 2009
Wapello County
Iowa, USA

David Lee Dimmitt, 79, of 8345 97th Ave. died at 9:55 a.m. Dec. 11, 2009, at his home. He was born Feb. 19, 1930, in Ottumwa to Carl Clifford and Etha Gardner Dimmitt. He married Joanna Shewry April 21, 1957. He was a veteran of the Korean Conflict, having served in the Navy and the Air Force.A resident of Ottumwa most of his life, he lived in California from 1961 to 1992.He had worked for the Ottumwa Courier, the Valley Tribune in San Gabriel Valley, Calif., the Pomona Progress Bulletin in Pomona, Calif., and the Ontario Daily Report in Ontario, Calif.He was a member of O.B. Nelson Post #3 American Legion and Korean Veterans of America.Surviving are his wife, Joanna; five daughters, Sally Dimmitt, Terrie (Jeff) Evans, Judy (Brian) Kennedy, Millie (Barry) Beggs, all of Ottumwa, Eden (Mike) Stotts of Nine Mile Falls, Wash.; a son, David (Liz) Dimmitt Jr. of Ottumwa; adopted son, William Lewis Dimmitt of Ottumwa; 31 grandchildren; 27 great-grandchildren; a sister, Carolyn Wilkinson of Marshalltown.He was preceded in death by two great-grandchildren; two sisters, Mildred Tallman and Dorothy McLaughlin; six brothers, Ralph, Robert, Paul, James, Donald and infant Wayne Max Dimmitt.Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Tuesday at First Pentecostal Assembly of God with Rev. Richard Schlotter and Rev. Bill Iammatteo-Code officiating. Burial will be in Round Point Cemetery with military services conducted by O.B. Nelson Post #3 American Legion and Walter B. Schafer Post #775 Veterans of Foreign Wars.Visitation will begin at 11 a.m. Monday at Reece Funeral Home with the family present from 7-8:30 p.m. Monday.Memorials may be made to Ottumwa Community Outreach Center.

Published in the Ottumwa Daily Courier on 12/12/2009
Family links: 
  Carl Clifford Dimmitt (1895 - 1948)
  Etha Madge Gardner Dimmitt (1900 - 1997)
  Dorothy Marie Dimmitt McLaughlin (1918 - 1991)*
  Paul C Dimmitt (1919 - 1997)*
  Donald Keith Dimmitt (1921 - 2004)*
  Robert Lewis Dimmitt (1922 - 1993)*
  Wayne Max Dimmitt (1925 - 1927)*
  Ralph Edward Dimmitt (1928 - 1986)*
  David Lee Dimmitt (1930 - 2009)
  Mildred M Dimmitt Tallman (1931 - 2008)*
  James Leroy Dimmitt (1934 - 2003)*
*Calculated relationship
Round Point Cemetery
Wapello County
Iowa, USA
Created by: Flintstone
Record added: Dec 12, 2009
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David Lee Dimmitt
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David Lee Dimmitt
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David Lee Dimmitt
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 Added: Dec. 12, 2009

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