Ethel Dion

FRANKLIN — Mrs. Ethel M. Dion, 85, of Franklin, died at her home on May 14, 2018.

She was born in Franklin on Nov. 4, 1932, the daughter of Frank and Katina Churas.

Ethel was a lifelong Franklin resident and graduated from Franklin High School.

She enjoyed singing and dancing and motorcycle rides with her late husband, James Dion who died last October.

Family members include his five sons, Douglas Dion and wife Cheryl, William Dion and girlfriend Marie Benoit, both of Franklin, Richard Dion and wife Traci of Belmont, Robert Dion and wife Tammi of Sanbornton, and Ronald Dion and fiancée Nicole Cooper of Franklin; 11 grandchildren, and nieces and nephews.

Visiting hours will be Thursday, May 17, from 6 to 8 p.m. at Thibault-Neun Funeral Home, 143 Franklin St., Franklin. Funeral services will be on Friday, May 18, at 10 a.m. in the funeral home with burial following at Holy Cross Cemetery.

Donations in memory of Ethel may be made to Franklin VNA and Hospice, 75 Chestnut St., Franklin, NH 03235.

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