May 31, 1944 - February 14, 2017
Dewie D. Salyer, 72, of Urbana, passed away Tuesday, February 14, 2017 in Springfield Regional Medical Center.
He was born May 31, 1944 in Paintsville, Kentucky, the son of Clyde & Ella (Salyers) Bayes.
Dewie worked at Grimes Manufacturing as a press operator. He proudly served his country in the United States Army and was a member of the American Legion, helping with Military Honor Guard and playing the bugle. Dewie loved watching Ohio State University football and NASCAR – especially driver Rusty Wallace. He enjoyed hunting and was an Alumni member of FFA.
He is survived by his daughter, Amy N. (Jeff L.) Pullins of Urbana; his son, David L. Reisinger of Monticello, IN; his three grandchildren, Brittney Reisinger, Brooklyn Pullins & Sophia Pullins; and his several nieces and nephews.
Dewie is preceded in death by his parents; his brothers, Joe Bays and Paul & Billy Salyer; and his sister, Betty Amis.
A gathering of family and friends will be held from 2-5 PM on Sunday, February 19, 2017 in the SKILLMAN, McDONALD & VERNON Funeral Home, Mechanicsburg. Funeral services will be held at 10:00 AM on Monday, February 20, 2017 in the funeral home with Pastor Jesse Walters officiating. Burial will follow in Maple Grove Cemetery, Mechanicsburg.
Memorial contributions may be made to your local American Legion.
Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.vernonfh.com.