Mount Vernon News

Mount Vernon News
April 4, 2013 10:32 am EDT


MOUNT VERNON — Ronald L. “Guff” Dominy, 78, of Mount Vernon, passed away April 2, 2013, at Knox Community Hospital.

He was born Nov. 4, 1934, in Worthington to William and Dorothy Dominy. Ron was a member of the First Church of the Nazarene and was a 1953 Fredericktown High School graduate. He had work for the Knox County Highway Department for 35 years.

He is survived by his wife of 52 years, Sarah (Jaycox) Dominy; a daughter, Cynthia Dominy of Fredericktown; brother, Robert (Jane) Dominy of Kettering; several nieces and nephews; and his cats, Yappy and Mr. Whiskers.

Ron was preceded in death by his parents; and stepmother, Marcella Francisco-Dominy.

Friends may call Friday from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Dilley-Lasater Funeral Home in Mount Vernon, where funeral services will start at 1 p.m., with Pastor Russ Gumm officiating. Burial will follow in Forest Cemetery in Fredericktown.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Salvation Army, 206 E. Ohio Ave., Mount Vernon, OH 43050.

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