Ross Dickey

In Loving Memory


Mr. Ross Charles Dickey of Simcoe and formerly of Delhi passed away at the Cedarwood Village Nursing Home, Simcoe on Sunday, November 21, 2021 in his 92nd year. Ross was born in Delhi and many may remember him as the day custodian at the Delhi District Secondary School until his retirement. He was a Board Member of the Delhi Cemetery and a Volunteer at Norfolk General Hospital for many years. Beloved husband of 63 years to Pauline (Seitz) Dickey. Loving father of Terry Dickey (Angelo De Amaral) & Darlene Tetlow (Peter). Cherished grandfather of Erika White (Curtis) & Amanda Cole (Brandon) and great-grandfather of Harper White & Emmalee Cole.  Also survived by his siblings: Archie (Ruth), Larry (Betty), Pauline Dempsey (Sid), Doreen Nettling, sister-in-law Donna Seitz and by several nieces and nephews.  Predeceased by his parents, Thomas & Laura (Voigt) Dickey, by his siblings Laura Pearl, Dorthy Mae, Donna Beare, Earl (Jean), Stanley (Margaret), Harry (Marjorie), Walter (Isabel), George (Valarie), Lee, Bernice Pos (John) and by in-laws George Seitz, Maggie Zacher (John), Emily Yando (Charlie), Dorothy Persoon (Alphonse) and Martin Nettling. Friends may call at the MURPHY FUNERAL HOME, Delhi (519) 582-1290 ( for visitation on Saturday, November 27, 2021 from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. A Funeral Service will be held in the Chapel at 1:00 p.m. (MAX: 85 Attendees). Please R.S.V.P. & Register at or call (519) 582-1290 for the Funeral Service. (Facial Coverings and Social Distancing Required). Inurnment in Delhi Cemetery . Memorial Donations to the Delhi Cemetery Beautification Fund, the Alzheimer’s Society or the Norfolk General Hospital Foundation will be gratefully appreciated by the family.