Obituary for DICKMAN

Published in the Albuquerque Journal on Tuesday March 09, 2004

Eric John Dickman, Sr., 91, a resident of Albuquerque since 1952, died Saturday, March 6, 2004. He is survived by sons, Eric John Dickman, Jr., Eugene Lee Dickman and wife Patricia, all of Albuquerque and Dannie Wendall Dickman and wife Lois of Soquel CA; daughter, Sharon Gail Gilchrist and husband Gil of Los Angeles CA; brother Paul Dickman of Roswell NM; 20 grandchildren and 35 great grandchildren. His wife Mildred Margaret Mitchell Dickman, his daughter Doris Beverly Bruskas, parents Lucy and Max Dickman, preceded him in death. Rev. Dickman graduated from LIFE Bible College in Los Angeles in 1932. He was a traveling evangelist for 2 years when he met and married Mildred in 1935. He then pastored in Capulin NM, Monte Vista CO, Chappell NE, Boonville MO, Lamar CO and Albuquerque NM. He was a licensed minister for the International Church of the Foursquare Gospel for 72 years. Upon retirement he became Pastor Emeritus at the Eastgate Foursquare Church, where he taught an adult Bible class. His greatest joy was reading, studying and teaching the Word of God. Today he is in the presence of his Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ. His great Love and Faith were a tower of strength to those about him. Services will be held Wednesday, March 10, 2004, 10:00 a.m. at French Mortuary, Lomas Blvd. Chapel, 10500 Lomas Blvd. NE, with Pastor David Repp officiating. Interment will follow at Sunset Memorial Park, 924 Menaul NE. Pallbearers will be John Christopher Dickman, Greg Gilchrist, Chad Deckman, Larry Bruskas, Eric John Dickman III, Justin Dickman. Honorary pallbearers will be Jennifer Gambrel, John Kinsky, Kori White, Mikel Dickman, Luke Dickman, Kevin Aveni, Ryan Gilchrist, George Hensen, John Gambrel, Paul Erickson and Joshua Mayhugh. Friends may visit French Mortuary, 10500 Lomas Blvd. NE, Tuesday, March 9, 2004, 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. and before the service. French Mortuary 10500 Lomas Blvd. NE (505) 275-3500

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