Dana Ray Bressert
11/8/1948 - 9/18/2015
Dana Ray Bressert, age 66, a lifelong resident of Dillsboro, passed away Friday morning, September 18, 2015 at Dearborn County Hospital. Dana was born on November 8, 1948 in Dillsboro to George and Evelyn (Richards) Bressert. He graduated from Dillsboro High School in the class of 1966, and was employed at Aurora Casket Company for 40 years. On June 26, 1970 he married Judy Eaglin, and they were the parents of 2 sons, Daniel and Andrew. Dana formerly attended Dillsboro United Methodist Church, and loved old cars and watching dirt track racing in Lawrenceburg. He was a member of the Dillsboro American Legion. He was preceded in death by his parents and 1 sister, Bonnie Bressert. Surviving are his 2 sons and their wives, Daniel (Sheila) Bressert, of Versailles, and Andrew (Maria) Bressert, of Aurora; 5 grandchildren; Kory, Makenzie, Lane, Mahlon, and Leo Bressert; 1 sister, Madonna Gordon; 3 brothers; Chuck, Larry, and Randy Bressert; and several nieces and nephews. Funeral services for Dana will be Tuesday, September 22, 2015 at 11:00 a.m. at DeVries Funeral Home in Dillsboro, with Pastor Dana Stout officiating. He will be laid to rest in Oakdale Cemetery in Dillsboro. Friends may meet his family Monday, September 21, 2015 from 4-8 p.m. at the funeral home. Memorials in his memory may be given to the family for a memorial to be decided at a later date.
The Ladies Auxiliary is hosting a crafting event to be held on Oct 17th & 18th, 10:00am - 6:00pm
They are looking for homemade stuff. If you or if you know of someone that would like to set up for this show please contact Shawna at 812-432-5228
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~Attention All Members~We need volunteers to man a "Graves Registration Committee." It has been years since a Veterans' Survey has been made of Oakdale and St. John's Cemeteries as my physical prowlerness has decreased with my increase in age. Think about joining and bring your ideas to this worthy project. E-Mail me at
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