1921 – 2008
N. Grosvenordale – Edmound Joseph Dion, 86, of Beverly Hills FL, formerly of N. Grosvenordale CT died Tuesday, March 25, 2008 in Florida. He was the loving husband of Yvonne (LaRose) Dion for 66 years. Born in Lavenir P.Q. Canada, he was the son of the late Albert and Edwidge (Lefebvre) Dion.
Mr. Dion worked as a furniture maker at Risom Manufacturing for many years.
He was a communicant of St. Joseph Church in N. Grosvenordale CT and Our Lady of Grace Church in Beverly Hills FL. He was a member of the American Legion Post 67, the Knights of Columbus St. Bernard Council in N. Grosvenordale and Knights of Columbus Abbot Francis Sadlier of Lecanto Council in Beverly Hills FL. Edmound had a passion for golf and enjoyed his dog “Princess”
In addition to his wife, Edmound is survived by his brothers, Raymond Dion of Thompson and Roland Dion of Dudley, MA; and several nieces and nephews. He was the brother of the late Claire Adams, Romuald “Don” Dion, Robert Dion, and Roger Dion.
Relatives and friends are invited to visit with Edmound’s family at 9:00 am Saturday March 29, 2008 in the Valade Funeral Home, 23 Main St., N. Grosvenordale, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 10:00 am in St. Joseph Church, 20 Main St., N. Grosvenordale. Burial with military honors will follow in St. Joseph Cemetery.