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Orville L. Dickerson Jr.

March 10, 1964 — February 11, 2023

Orville L. Dickerson Jr., 58, of New Philadelphia passed away peacefully on Saturday, February 11, 2023, at his home surrounded by his family.

Born on March 10, 1964, he was the son of the late Orville L. Sr. and Joyce Ann (Diehl) Dickerson. He graduated from Jewett Scio High School with the class of 1982. He retired as a heavy machinery operator.

Orville was a member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church in New Philadelphia. He enjoyed spending his time outdoors hunting and shooting. Above all, he enjoyed being with his family.

Orville leaves behind his wife, Joyce Sewell Dickerson, whom he married on February 28, 1987; along with his daughters, Annette (Zachary) Shiring of Canton, and Amanda Bridgman of New Philadelphia; and his granddaughters, Ava and Margarette.

Friends are invited to call at the Toland-Herzig Funeral Home & Crematory of Dover on Wednesday, February 15, 2023 from 5-7 pm. Father Jeff Conning will conduct a vigil service at 5pm. A private service will be held for his family with a burial at Riverview Cemetery in Martins Ferry. To sign an online guestbook for Orville, visit the obituary link on the funeral home’s website.

Memorial contributions can be made to the Community Hospice Truman House, 716 Commercial Ave SW, New Philadelphia, Ohio 44663.

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Orville L. Dickerson Jr. , please visit our flower store.

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Wednesday, February 15, 2023

5:00 - 7:00 pm (Eastern time)

Toland-Herzig Funeral Home & Crematory

803 N. Wooster Ave. , Dover, OH 44622

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