MOUNT VERNON — Dennis W. Ackerman, 68, of Mount Vernon, died Tuesday morning, March 25, 2014, at Knox Community Hospital. He was born Sept. 24, 1945, in Mount Vernon, to the late Charles and Dorothy (Gullett) Ackerman.
Dennis bravely served his country in the U.S. Air Force. He was a very proud American.
Dennis is survived by his half sister, Diana (Robert) Hanson of Dorset; sister-in-law, Patricia Ackerman of Waverly, Va.; numerous nieces and nephews; as well as great-nieces and great-nephews.
In addition to his parents, Dennis was preceded in death by his son, Bryan Ackerman; his brother, Charles E. Ackerman; and his stepfather, Robert Sturgeon.
Private inurnment will take place in the Saint John’s Cemetery in Mount Vernon.
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