OBITUARY

Thomas H. Dickey Jr.

June 19, 1925October 26, 2013
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Dickey, Jr., Thomas 88, of Gold Canyon, Az passed away on October 26, 2013. Tom enlisted in the Army in 1943 and served in WWII, 92nd Infantry Division, as a Buffalo Soldier. He spent time in combat duty in Italy. He also served in the Korean Conflict. After the service, he earned a Bachelor's degree from Arizona State University and later received a Master's as a Psychiatric Social Worker from Case-Western Reserve University in Cleveland, Ohio. During his career, he worked at various agencies, including the Urban League, Dept. of Interior and Housing and Urban Development. After he retired, he worked as Executive Director of Tanner Chapel Nursing Home. Tom enjoyed traveling with his wife and spending time at their cabin in Pinetop. He is survived by his wife of 30 yrs., Darline, son Thomas, daughter Leslie (Jon) Cloud, step son Alan (Teri) Majeski, grandchildren Alexa and Joshua Cloud, niece Linda, nephew Larry and many beloved cousins and close friends. He was preceded in death by his parents, Thomas,Sr. and Mayme, sister Lucille, step son Bobby Majeski. A private family memorial service is planned. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the American Cancer Society in the name of Thomas H. Dickey, Jr. at www.cancer.org or 1-800-227-2345. Online condolences may be made at www.mariposagardens.com

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Cousin Peggy Monthomery

November 23, 2013

My thoughts and prayers are with you Darline, Leslie, Tom Jr., and family. I will contonue to pray for your strength and healong.

November 23, 2013

My deepest sympathy to Dar, Lesley, and Tom, Jr. during this difficult time. You are in my thoughts and prayers; I celebrate Cousin Tom's life well lived and cherish his memory forever.

Love,
Gwen Loftis
Del City, OK

Beverlee Young

November 22, 2013

My deepest sympathy to Darline Dickey, his daughter Lesley and son Tom Dickey Jr. as well as all of those who loved Tom. May the happy memories of Tom comfort you during this difficult time of mourning.

Donna Vela

November 8, 2013

My thoughts and prayers for Darlene and her family in this difficult time.

November 6, 2013

My deepest sympathy to Thomas's children and the entire family.
I will keep you in my prayers in this very difficult time. Jacquelin Rideau

FROM THE FAMILY

Tom - Army - 92nd Infantry - Buffalo Soldier

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Tom & Leslie - Father's Day 1990's

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House that Tom grew up in - Tom Sr. & Mayme in front

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Grandson: Joshua's Baptism 2000 - Tom, Dar & Alexa

FROM THE FAMILY

Grandson: Joshua's Baptism 2000 - Tom, Dar & Joshua