For Posterity's Sake         

A Royal Canadian Navy Historical Project


In memory of those who have Crossed the Bar


James Neil Dickieson


Born: 18 Apr 1924


Died: 21 Sep 2016, London, Ontario


DICKIESON, James Neil - Peacefully with his family by his side at University Hospital on Wednesday, September 21st, 2016 at the age of 92. Beloved Husband and Best Friend of Anna (Barber) Dickieson for 66 wonderful years. Loving and devoted Dad of Donna (Blair) Stewart; Debbie (Ken) Sutton and Jayne Dickieson (Bob Jackman). Proud Papa of Brendan (Andrea); Tobin (Greta); Ashleigh (Matt); Nick (Melisa) and Super Papa of Quinn; Foster; Elijah; Sullivan and Mika. Also loved by many nieces, nephews and friends. Predeceased by his siblings and their spouses. With a special thank you to the University Hospital staff for their compassionate care. Visitation will be held at Westview Funeral Chapel , 709 Wonderland Road North, London, on Sunday, September 25th, 2016 from 1:00-3:00 p.m. The funeral service will be held at Wall-Custance Funeral Home & Chapel , 206 Norfolk Street, Guelph, on Monday, September 26th, 2016 at 12:00 p.m., with visitation from 10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Interment at Woodlawn Memorial Park Cemetery. Those wishing to make a donation in memory of Neil are asked to consider Sleeping Children Around the World or the London Health Sciences Foundation - Aneurysm Research.


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(JD01) Portrait of Seaman Dickieson  (JD02) Seaman Neil Dickieson (left) with friend  (JD03) Seaman Dickieson (right) with friends  (JD04) Newspaper article on a dance where OS Neil Dickieson was honoured


(JD05)  Engineer Writer Class H - HMCS YORK - Nov 1943


(14) Dickieson, James N.


This photo is also posted on the page for HMCS YORK




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