DICKERMAN, Dr. Frederick Adelbert (2)

Male 1915 - 2004  (89 years)


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  • Name DICKERMAN, Frederick Adelbert (2) 
    Prefix Dr. 
    Born 16 Feb 1915  Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Census (desc) 1920  Watsontown, Northumberland, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census (desc) 1930  Watsontown, Northumberland, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
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    • Frederick A. Dickerman, b. 16 Feb 1915, d. 10 Mar 2004, Goffstown, Hillsborough, NH

      Frederick A. Dickerman ’40 died March 10. He practiced ophthalmology in Manchester, NH, and was Chief of Ophthalmology at the Elliott Hospital. He is survived by his wife, Lois, and 2 daughters.

      Published in the Thomas Jefferson University Medical College Alumni Bulletin, Philadelphia, PA, December 2004, page 20.
    Obituary

    • From The Daily Item, Manchester, NH

      Frederick Dickerman M.D.

      MANCHESTER, N.H. - Frederick Adelbert Dickerman, M.D., 89, of Manchester since the 1940s, died Wednesday, March 10, 2004, at the Courville of Manchester.

      He was born Feb. 16, 1915, in Watsontown, Pa., a son of Herbert T. and Carrie (Hilliard) Dickerman.

      A graduate of Bucknell University and Jefferson Medical School, his studies were interrupted by World War II, when he served as a flight surgeon with the Air Force during a two-year tour in Europe.

      He resumed his medical studies at Washington University in St. Louis and the Wills Eye Clinic in Cincinnati.

      Dr. Dickerman practiced ophthalmology in Manchester until his retirement and, in the prime of his career, was well-known on the East Coast for his knowledge of pediatric strabismus surgery.

      A member of the Elliott Hospital (Manchester) staff for 50 years, he was a member of the New England Ophthalmological Society, the New Hampshire Medical Society and the Hillsborough County Medical Society.

      Church was an important part of his life, and he was a member of the Brookside Congregational Church.

      He was a former member of the Manchester Exchange Club, and Dr. Dickerman was a strong supporter of the Boy Scouts of America.

      A sports enthusiast, he especially enjoyed football and he loved gardening and playing bridge.

      His first wife, Lois Lillian Brown Dickerman, died in 1980.

      Members of his family include his wife, Lois Roy Dickerman, the love of his life, to whom he was married since 1983; daughters, Carrie Dickerman Romaine of Manchester and Jean Dickerman Distler and her husband, John, of Louisville, Ky.; his grandchildren, Jessica S. Romaine of Manchester, Alexandra L. Distler of Louisville and Clay C. Distler of Telluride, Colo.; and his long-time secretary and beloved friend, Lynn G. Wilson of Goffstown.

      A memorial service for Dr. Dickerman will be held at 11 a.m. March 29 in the chapel at Brookside Congregational Church, 2013 Elm St., Manchester, by the Rev. William Donoghue.

      Burial will be in Milton, Pa.
    Occupation was an ophthalmologist 
    _UID 97F91F8939E6C44983F7C1B38F9E07901607 
    Died 10 Mar 2004  Goffstown, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I2120  Milton Families
    Last Modified 24 Nov 2009 

    Father DICKERMAN, Heber Thornton,   b. 29 Jan 1872, Chapman, Northampton, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1956, Mahoning Township, Montour, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years) 
    Mother HILLIARD, Caroline S.,   b. 22 Jun 1877, Watsontown, Northumberland, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Oct 1969, Allenwood, Union, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 92 years) 
    Married 1909 
    Family ID F595  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Lois,   b. New York, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Nov 2009, Manchester, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 1983 
    Last Modified 24 Apr 2021 
    Family ID F1294  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 BROWN, Lois Lillian (1),   d. 1980 
    Children 
    +1. DICKERMAN, Carrie,   d. Yes, date unknown
    +2. DICKERMAN, Jean,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 24 Apr 2021 
    Family ID F1296  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart