Erin J. Dawson, 44, of Santa Claus, passed away Sunday, Jan. 22, 2017, at Memorial Hospital and Health Care Center in Jasper. He was born in Rushville on Jan. 13, 1973, to Harry and Susan (Clemons) Dawson.
Erin was a veteran, having served in the US Army.
He worked at H & H Auto Sales in Jasper.
He enjoyed spending time with his daughter.
Erin is survived by his daughter, Elena Dawson, of Louisville, Kentucky; fiancé, Amy (Ward) Laughlin, of Santa Claus; sister, Ann Dawson-Baker, of Ft. Walton Beach, Florida; and grandfather, Ernie Clemons, of Greensburg.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Harry and Susan Dawson; maternal grandmother, Betty Clemons; and paternal grandparents, Florence and Harry Dawson.
Visitation will be held from 3 to 7 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 26 at Becher-Kluesner North Chapel in Jasper. Funeral services will follow at 7 p.m., with burial to take place at a later date. Pastor Wineinger will officiate.
Memorial contributions may be made to the wishes of the family. Online condolences may be made to the family at www.becherkluesner.com.
Published on January 24, 2017