Sept. 1, 1949 March 2, 2007
NEW LONDON Dennis L. Rumsey, 57, of New London, died Friday at Firelands Regional Medical Center's main campus in Sandusky.
He was born Sept. 1, 1949 in New London, son of the late John and Marilyn (Wood) Rumsey. He was a lifelong area resident.
He was a former truck driver for K.B. Rollins Co. and had also driven truck and worked in the Maintenance Department of Industrial Powder Coatings, Inc. in Norwalk. He was a former volunteer fireman for the New London Fire Department and was an emergency medical technician for Firelands Ambulance Service.
He was a member of Eagles Aerie 711, Norwalk. He enjoyed camping, radio controlled airplanes and was a master tinkerer.
He is survived by his wife of five years, Diana (Oney) Rumsey of New London; a son, Brian L. Rumsey of Norwalk; stepson and daughter-in-law, Brian and Kathy Oney of Milan; stepdaughter, April Oney of New London, two grandchildren and four step-grandchildren; and an uncle and aunt, Kenneth and Annabelle Rumsey of New London.
He was preceded in death by his uncle, Larry Rumsey.
Friends may call from 6 to 9 p.m. Monday at Walker Funeral Home, 98 W. Main St., Norwalk. There will be no funeral service.
Memorial gifts may be sent to the Rumsey family.