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 Milton R Dismukes

Milton R Dismukes

Birth
Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee, USA
Death 25 Jun 2003 (aged 72)
Rock Island, Rock Island County, Illinois, USA
Burial Rock Island, Rock Island County, Illinois, USA
Plot CA2 - 85
Memorial ID 67034731 · View Source
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Milton R. "Mel" Dismukes, 72, of Rock Island, died June 25, 2003, at his residence.

Graveside services will be 2 p.m. Monday at the National Cemetery, Arsenal Island. Those wishing to attend the graveside service should meet at Esterdahl Mortuary, 6601 38th Ave., Moline, at 1:30 p.m. to process to the cemetery. There will be no visitation. Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society or the Humane Society.

Milton was born Sept. 25, 1930, in Nashville, Tenn., the son of Wiley Parminter and Blanche Harper Dismukes.

Milton was employed as a smoker for the Davenport Fish Company for several years and was also self-employed as a painter and maintenance man. He was in the U.S. Navy and received the Korean Service Medal and the Navy Occupations Medal. He served on the USS Seminole (AKA-104). He loved the casinos, cards and animals. He was a "perfectionist."

Survivors include Carol J. Gross-Gardner and Leslie R. Gardner who were his adopted family and his special caregiver, Angie "O" -- our love goes with him. He was preceded in death by his parents.

A special thanks to the Hospice Pathway and Dr. Garneau and all the wonderful people at the Cancer Center -- 7th Street Campus.
(Rock Island Argus, June 27, 2003)


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  • Originally Created by: Paul Mack
  • Added: 17 Mar 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 67034731
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Milton R Dismukes (25 Sep 1930–25 Jun 2003), Find A Grave Memorial no. 67034731, citing Rock Island National Cemetery, Rock Island, Rock Island County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by DFNS (contributor 48205483) .