Darrell “Dawg” Stratton, 68, of Wilmington, Ohio died 4:53 AM, Wednesday, January 8, 2014. His wife of 19 years, Sherry Ferguson, survives. Mr. Stratton was born December 10, 1945 in Highland County, Ohio, son of the late Howard L. and Cora Leora Williamson Stratton.
Mr. Stratton worked as a general contractor. He enjoyed carpentry and sports. He was an avid Cleveland Browns fan.
In addition to his wife, Mr. Stratton is survived by two sons, Tim (Nina) Stratton and Chris (Lisa) Stratton; two daughters, Becky (Russ) Freelan and Tammy (Jason) Phelps; a stepson, Andy (Mary) Ferguson; two brothers, Chester (Sue) Stratton and Adrian (Myrtis) Stratton; a sister, Janet Bunch; 15 grandchildren; numerous great grandchildren; his “best bud” and nephew, Jim Butler; and several other special nieces and nephews. In addition to his parents, a sister, Wanda Jean Butler, is preceded in death.
Friends may call from 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM, Friday, January 10, 2014 at the Reynolds-Smith Funeral Home, 327 N. South Street, Wilmington, Ohio. The burial will be held at the convenience of the family.
If desired, memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society, 2808 Reading Road, Cincinnati, Ohio 45206.