Robert G. Dingey, 80, of Riviera Beach FL formerly of Zanesville, died at 2:45 P.M. on Friday, February 7, 2020, at his home surrounded by his loving wife. He was born March 12, 1939, in Zanesville, a son of the late Raymond G. and Pauline I. Gookins Dingey. He was a Veteran of the United States Army and a land developer and a real estate broker. Robert was a member of the Amrou Grotto, Elks Lodge #114, Irville Lodge #184 F&AM, and Aladdin Shrine. He liked to fish and dance, enjoyed entertaining his friends, and loved his family.
He is survived by his wife, Betty Raffel-Dingey; a daughter, Neva (Gary) McCague; four grandchildren; a brother, Roger Dingey; and many cousins including Cheyrl Donaldson Mathews.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a sister-in-law, Jean Dingey.
Friends and family may call from 2:00 – 4:00 and 6:00 – 8:00 P.M. on Friday, February 14, 2020 at the BOLIN-DIERKES FUNERAL HOME, 1271 BLUE AVENUE, ZANESVILLE. Irville Lodge #184 F&AM will hold masonic services at 5:45 P.M. Funeral services will be at the funeral home at 9:00 A.M. on Saturday, February 15, 2020 with Pastor Erv Andy officiating. He will be laid to rest at Glen Rest Cemetery, Reynoldsburg with full military honors.
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