Nancy L. (Darby) Dishon

September 25, 1926 ~ November 19, 2021 (age 95)

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Nancy Lou Dishon, 95, of Syracuse, IN (formerly of Kokomo, IN) passed away at 6:48 a.m. on Friday, November 19, 2021 at Goshen Hospital. She was born on September 25, 1926 in Dayton, OH to Frank Leroy & Esther Florence (Keck) Darby.

She graduated from high school in Vandalia, OH and was married on March 28, 1983 in Newport, KY to Leo Dishon who preceded her on April 29, 2012. She was the former owner / operator of Lee’s Cleaners in Union City, IN and former co-owner / operator of Dishon Maytag Appliance Repair in Kokomo. She grew up in Ohio and lived in Kokomo before moving to Syracuse in 2016.

She is survived by:

 3 Sons – Bob Lees of Troy, MI, and Dan (Ginger Abbs) Lees & Tom Lees both of Syracuse

8 Grand and 5 Gt. Grandchildren

2 Step Sons – Brad Dishon and Robert (Debbie) Dishon both of Kokomo

She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, 4 sisters – Martha Armstrong (her twin), Joan Aydelotte, Mary Miller, and Doris Conover, brother - Tom Darby, and her children's father - Daniel Lees. 

Graveside service will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Saturday, November 27, 2021 in the Glen Haven Memorial Gardens, 8200 W. National Road, New Carlisle, OH with Pastor David Helm officiating. 

Preferred memorials may be given to the donor’s choice. 

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Graveside Service
November 27, 2021

1:00 PM

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