Allen Wayne Dickey

October 9, 1950March 19, 2016

ALLEN WAYNE DICKEY, 65, of Mt. Erie, IL passed away Saturday, March 19, 2016 at his residence in Mt. Erie.

He was born on October 9, 1950 at Sims, IL to Orville C. and Velma (Mayberry) Dickey. He married Peggy Atwood on August 15, 1970 in Cisne, IL.

He was a retired supervisor at Champion Laboratories working 37 years.

He was a member of the Mt. Erie Ruritan Club. His hobbies included collecting and restoring antique vehicles.

Surviving Allen are his wife Peggy of Mt. Erie, his mother Velma Dickey of Locust Grove, OK, two sons: Chad (Kristi) Dickey of Flora, Mark (Michelle) Dickey of Mt. Erie, and one daughter Stacey (Lonnie) Simpson of Fairfield. Six grandchildren: Devan and Jacob Simpson, Colby Hopfinger, Blaine, Abigail, and Dalton Dickey. Also three brothers: Elbert (Peggy) of Lincoln NE, Steven (Janice) of Cisne, and Norman (Rita) of Rockton IL, and one sister Virginia (Mike) Bayless of Locust Grove, OK.

He was preceded in death by his father, and an infant brother Robert Dale.

Memorials may be made to the Mt. Erie Ruritan Club.

Graveside services will be held at 2:00 pm Tuesday March 22, 2016 at the McKendree cemetery in Mt. Erie. Visitation will be Tuesday March 22, 2016 from 12:00 p.m. until the time of service at Hosselton Funeral Home in Cisne.


  • Visitation Tuesday, March 22, 2016
  • Graveside Service Tuesday, March 22, 2016


Allen Wayne Dickey

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March 21, 2016

Very sorry for the loss of your loved one, a great husband, father & grandfather.
Sincerely, Jeremy & Danielle Cook

March 21, 2016

Our sincere sympathies to the entire family. Very sorry to hear of Allen's passing. He will be missed at Flora's sporting events. Sincerely, Doug & Debbie Slover, Justin & Brittany Cook and families.

March 21, 2016

Sorry for your loss Peggy and family. Thoughts and prayers Jane Janes