Wilmer C. Dickson

September 13, 1942 ~ August 4, 2021 (age 78)


Wilmer C. Dickson

    1942 – 2021

Wilmer Campbell Dickson, husband of the late Mary Anne (Arseneau) Dickson of Napan, passed away at the Miramichi Regional Hospital on August 4, 2021, at the age of 78.

Born in Chatham, on September 13, 1942, he was the son of the late Walter and Stella (Campbell) Dickson.  He was a retired employee of D.N.D the former CFB Chatham.  He attended St. Andrew’s United Church. He enjoyed farming, had a good sense of humour and was a loving husband, father, grandfather, brother, brother-in-law, and a good friend to many. 

Wilmer is survived by his daughter, Sylvia Brown (Don) of Napan; son, Roger Dickson (companion Tina) of Napan; four grandchildren: Alex, Ryan, Matthew and Colby; two step-grandchildren: Seanna and Tinika; brother, Frank Dickson (Kelly) of Napan; sister-in-law, Mary Dickson of Alberta; special brother-in-law, Gerard Arseneau of Napan; and many nieces and nephews.  He was predeceased by his parents; wife, Mary Anne Dickson; two brothers: Robert (Edythe) and Allen.

A visitation was held at Adams Funeral Home, 140 King St., Miramichi on Monday, August 9, 2021, from 6-9 PM.  A funeral service was held at St. Andrew’s United Church on Tuesday, August 10, 2021, at 2 PM, with The Rev. Charlene Maguire MacKnight as Officiant.  Music for the service was provided by Organist Louis McKinnon.  The hymns were:  "How Great Though Art", "Precious Lord, Take My Hand", with the recessional being "Safe in the Arms of Jesus".  Lighting of the Memory Candle was by grandchildren:  Seanna and Tinika.  Pallbearers were:  Ryan Brown, Alex Brown, Colby Dickson, Matthew Dickson, Roger Dickson, and Robert MacDiarmid.  Interment was held in Pine Grove Cemetery.

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As expressions of sympathy, donations to a charity of the donor’s choice would be appreciated by the family.

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