William Dickinson, 78, labor attorney
William B. Dickinson, 78, of Ridgefield, passed away on February 3, 2015 at Danbury Hospital. He was the husband of Mrs. Lee (Sykes) Dickinson.
Mr. Dickinson was born on August 14, 1936 in Summit, New Jersey; a son of the late Clarence and Georgia (Brown) Dickinson.
He had served in the Air National Guard and was a Labor Attorney for Olin Corporation.
A Ridgefield resident for the past 44 years coming from Chicago, Mr. Dickinson was a member of St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church of Ridgefield and also a member of the church vestry. He was a member of the Ridgefield Men’s Club and his hobbies included gardening, reading and watching college sports.
In addition to his wife, Lee of 52 years, Mr. Dickinson is survived by two sons; Bruce and his wife, Joanna and Paul and his wife, Liza.
He is also survived by three grandchildren; Elizabeth Paige, Brady and Nathan.
A memorial service will take place on Saturday, February 14, 2015 at 10:00 am at St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church; 351 Main Street, Ridgefield.
There will be no calling hours.
Memorial contributions can be made to St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church of Ridgefield, CT.
Kane Funeral Home, Ridgefield is in charge of arrangements.
—by the family