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“It was a privilege as an historian to tell the story of John and his USMC comrades at Chosin. His review of my book, "The Frozen Chosen, that "I was...Read More »
1 of 14 | Posted by: Thomas Cleaver - Encino, CA

“Dear Aunt Kass, Linda and Jackie,I just want to send all my love and memories of Uncle Jack as a true Marine and Soldier of Christ! It was 'The...Read More »
2 of 14 | Posted by: Dr. David Dickerson

“Kas-You know you and Jack always hold a special place in my heart. Jack was so loyal and loving during my husband's illness/death - what an angel. ...Read More »
3 of 14 | Posted by: Genny Clarke - Parkville, MD

“Kas and Family,We are so sorry to hear about Jacks passing. Being the winter season, we haven't seen him and didn't know how sick he had gotten.He...Read More »
4 of 14 | Posted by: Kathie & Glenn Rumbley - MD

“To the Dickerson family I send my condolences so sorry for your loss may your memories continue to sustain you during this difficult time. ”
5 of 14 | Posted by: A friend

“I want to say how very sorry i am for your loss. Jack had a huge impact on me at such a young age. He truly was a great man and will be missed.Ambree...Read More »
6 of 14 | Posted by: Ambree Gearhart Barrett - FL

“So sorry to hear of "big Jack's" passing. He was one of the nicest men I know. Always had a smile and kind word to all. My condolences and prayers...Read More »
7 of 14 | Posted by: Jane Marino - Hilton Head, SC

“You fought the good fight, Jack, and we have missed you at the Gym. Now you are in a better place! Semper Fi! ”
8 of 14 | Posted by: Mike DeVita - BALTIMORE, MD

“Jack was a great and loyal friend to my father, Gerald Clarke Jr. During my father's cancer battle, Jack visited him regularly and sat and talked...Read More »
9 of 14 | Posted by: A friend

“May God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow. ”
10 of 14 | Posted by: L. Boykin - Baltimore, MD

“I will always remember him being so vibrant, active & young looking. A wonderful family man This is such sad news. My heart breaks for you my...Read More »
11 of 14 | Posted by: George Maranto - San Diego, CA

“Dear family I am sincerely sorry for the loss of your loved one May you find comfort in the hope that you will see your love one again Acts17:31 ”
12 of 14 | Posted by: A friend

“My sincere condolences to the family for your loss. May the God who "binds up the broken-hearted" and "comforts all who mourn",sustain you and your...Read More »
13 of 14 | Posted by: - PA

“In recognition of John G. Dickerson's Honorable Service in the United States Marine Corps, the members of the SSgt Walter F. 'Trae' Cohee III...Read More »
14 of 14 | Posted by: Don Elseroad - Bristol, VA

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John was born on November 6, 1929 and passed away on Monday, March 13, 2017.

John was a resident of Parkville, Maryland at the time of passing.

John was a U.S. Marine Corps Veteran.

John was married to Katherine.

Family and friends will honor Jack's life at the family owned Evans Funeral Chapel and Cremation Services ' Parkville, 8800 Harford Rd. on Thursday, March 16th from 3 to 7 PM. A memorial Mass will be held 11 AM Saturday at Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church. Interment Most Holy Redeemer Cemetery.

Memorial contributions in Jack's name may be made to the Marine Corps League Baltimore Detachment 565 at 1426 E. Fort Avenue, Baltimore, MD 21230 and Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church- Loch Raven Blvd. Baynesville, MD.