Mount Vernon News

Mount Vernon News
January 5, 2013 9:19 am EST


COSHOCTON — Leonard “Tiny” Junior Dayton, 67, of Coshocton passed away Tuesday, Jan. 1, 2013, at Grant Medical Center in Columbus.

He was born Dec. 31, 1945, in Cambridge to the late Leonard and Daisy (Bagent) Dayton.

He is survived by his wife, Minnie Joe Dayton; children, James Dayton of Mount Vernon, Connie (Douglas) Stewart of Canada, Tara Dayton of Coshocton, Frances (Helen) Dayton of Coshocton; grandchildren, Tyler Whitehair, Abbigail, Andrea and Mary Jane Dayton; sister, Dorothy Holeman of Hartford City, Ind.

He was preceded in death by two brothers, Frances and Timothy Dayton; two daughters, Lomhoma Blanton and Bobbi Joe Dayton.

A memorial celebration will be held at a later date.

Condolences may be sent to the family at

Submitted by Connie Stewart.

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