Kenneth E. Dick

August 30th, 2017

Kenneth E. Dick, age 66 of Clyde, passed away Wednesday, August 30, 2017 at St. Vincent Medical Center in Toledo.  He was born September 27, 1950, the son of the late Dale M. and Edith L. (Burks) Dick. 

He was a local businessman who owned and operated 1st Place Awards and The Fanatic in Clyde.   He was a US Army veteran serving in the 101st Airborne.  He was a member of Mt. Carmel United Methodist Church, member and past president of the Clyde Business & Professional Association, charter member and past president of Clyde Lions.  Ken was a long-time Clyde city council member while sitting on Planning Commission and Recreation Board.  He also was a former member of the Clyde exchange club, Clyde Little League. He was very passionate about the community he lived in.  He was a member of the Winesburg Christmas Committee where he and his late wife Roxanne and family organized the Santa Parade for many years.  The Clyde Country Fair Baby Contest was sponsored and organized by Ken and family. He helped organized the first Clyde Expo.  He was an avid Ohio State Buckeye fan and was a die-hard Clyde Fliers fan.

Ken is survived by his wife, Tammy (Hurt) Frank-Dick, whom he married June 29, 2013; children Renee (David) Steensen, Clyde; Jason (Chelsey) Dick, Clyde; Dale (Angie) Dick, Clyde;  step-sons Jeremy (Deb) Frank, Bryan; Josh (Amy) Frank, Arcanum; grandchildren Brandon, Chris (Arley), Dakota, Mikayla, Dale ll, Mason D. Mason G. Carlee, Blake, Kennadi, Caroline, Carter, Ezra; 1 great- grandson, Derek; brother Mike (Joyce) Waite, Dayton; sister Mandy Olsen, Oklahoma; brother-in-laws Jeff Sander, Rising Sun; Carl, (Sherri) Sander, Bettsville, Chuck, (Patty) Sander, Stony Ridge, Al Wilson, Clyde; sister-in-law Diane (Rick) Kruek, Kipton.

In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by his wife Roxanne Lee (Sander) whom he married January 22, 1971; brother Dennis Whitehead, sister Jan Wilson, and sister & brother in-law Sharon & Don Sumpter.

Friends will be received Sunday, September 3, 2017 from 1-7 p.m. at Foos Funeral Home & Cremation Service, 504 E. McPherson Highway, Clyde.  A funeral service will be held Monday, September 4, 2017 at 11 a.m. at Mt. Carmel United Methodist Church, 4997 Co Rd 183, Clyde, OH with Rev. Steve Engle officiating.  Burial with Military Honors will follow on Tuesday, September 5, 2017 at 11 a.m. at McPherson Cemetery.

 Memorials may be made to Clyde Lions club sight fund c/o Foos Funeral Home, 504 E. McPherson Hwy, Clyde, OH  43410. Clyde Fliers Foundation, 1015 Race Street, Clyde, OH 43410; Mt. Carmel United Methodist Church 4997 CR 183, Clyde, OH  43410;

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