BELLONA- Milton “Milt” J. Dickens, 84, passed away peacefully at home surrounded by family on Wednesday (November 11) at home in Bellona, N.Y.
Family and friends may call from 11:00 am to 1:00 p.m. on Saturday (Nov. 14) at the McGuigan & Bero Funeral Home 45 High St. Geneva. Funeral Services will follow calling hours at 1:00 p.m. in the funeral home. Burial will be in Restvale Cemetery in Seneca Falls following the service.
In lieu of flowers please consider donating to: https://www.urmc.rochester.edu/home-care/hospice-care/donations.aspx.
He was born on September 30, 1936 in Bennettsburg, N.Y., the son of the late Milton Emmett and Inez (Brimmer) Dickens.
Milt served in the U.S. Army from 1955 to 1958.
Milt worked at Xerox corporation for 13 years while performing tree services part time, before going into his own business full time, Dickens Tree Service in 1982.
Milt is survived by his wife of 15 years, Patsy Lee (Reynolds) Dickens; three children, Sherry (Mark) Tennies of Dundee, N.Y, Terri Shove of Greensboro, N.C., Milton J. (Heather) Dickens of Irondequoit, N.Y.; three step-children Casey Janke of Farmington, N.Y., Tracy (Janke) Glover of Phoenix, AZ; Derek Janke of Webster, N.Y.; 14 Grandchildren, Matthew, Megan, Brittney, Morgan, Shawn, Emily, Milton, Erin, Trevor, Kerri, Gavin, Matthew, Ethan, Ethan and 5 great grandchildren.
Milt was a friend to many, loved by many and will be deeply missed.
Due to current social distancing practice there will be no large gathering after the cemetery ceremony.
We welcome anyone to leave their thoughts concerning Milts wonderful life, please visit: www.mcguiganberofuneralhome.com