Leroy V. Dabbs
Leroy V. Dabbs

September 9, 1927 - July 7, 2019
Born in Vigo County, Indiana
Resided in Bowling Green, Kentucky


Leroy Vinson Dabbs, 91, of Bowling Green entered into rest July 7, 2019 at his residence. Leroy was a native of Vigo Co., IN and born September 9, 1927. He was preceded in death by his wife Dorothy G. Dabbs, his parents Nathaniel V. and Ethel Martha (Hays) Dabbs, a daughter Deborah Dobbs Gentry and his sister Mary Nicpon.

Leroy was a retired automotive mechanic and a veteran of USCG having served in WW II. While in service Leroy earned the Victory Medal, Honorable Service Button and the Presidential Testimonial Letter.

Survivors include his children, son Kelly Dobbs (Kristi) of St. Charles, IL, two daughters Linda Shultis of Iola, WI and Terri L. Dobbs of Bowling Green, KY. One sister Betty Calhoun of Huntley, IL. Ten wonderful grandchildren, seventeen great-grandchildren and one great-great granddaughter.

Memorial services will be Sunday, August 11, 2019 at 1:00 pm at the VFW Hall in Wheaton, IL. The family chose cremation. Arrangements have been entrusted to J. C. Kirby and Son Lovers Lane Chapel, 820 Lovers Lane, Bowling Green, KY 42103.




Memorial Service
Memorial Service
N731 Papworth St
Wheaton, IL US 60187
Sunday, August 11, 2019
1:00 PM