Glen D. Dickinson, 90, of Rock Island, passed away Tuesday, January 7, 2020 at his home. A memorial service for Mr. Dickinson will be held at 11 a.m. on Monday, January 13, 2020 at Wheelan Pressly Funeral Home and Crematory, 3030 7th Ave., Rock Island. Visitation will be held one hour prior to services at the funeral home. Private Inurnment with military honors will be in Rock Island National Cemetery, Arsenal Island. Memorials may be made to Boys Town.
Glen was born July 22, 1929 in Moline, a son of Ralph and Edna (Anderson) Dickinson. He honorably served his country in the U.S. Army and was a veteran of the Korean War and Vietnam War. Glen married Andree Bousseronde-Stokes on June 22, 1975 in Rock Island. Andree passed away October 3, 2016. Glen greatly enjoyed camping, vacationing in Texas, working with stained glass and watching sports. He loved to play cards, especially euchre.
Left to cherish his memory are his children, William Stokes, Rock Island, Larry Stokes, Cordova, Kathy (David) Rice, Rock Island, Kenneth (Linda) Stokes, Cedar Rapids and Doreen Leahy, Rockford; 8 grandchildren; 7 great grandchildren; siblings, Pauline Gabbert and James Dickinson and many extended family members and friends.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Andree; his parents; sisters, Charlotte Kribble, Doris Clevenger and Loretta Kassel and brothers, Ralph, Eugene, Roger and Donald Dickinson.
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