OTTUMWA — Rev. Timothy D. Dawson, 39, of Ottumwa, died at 5:40 p.m. July 20, 2013 at Ottumwa Regional Health Center.
He was born February 7, 1974 in Colorado Springs, CO to Carl Stephen and Diana Gail Thompson Dawson.He married Andrea Rodgers on September 7, 1996.
Rev. Dawson earned a B.A degree from Northwest Nazarene University in Nampa, ID and a Master?s degree in Divinity and Chaplaincy from the Nazarene Seminary in Kansas City, MO.
A resident of Ottumwa since 2008, he served as Chaplain at Ottumwa Regional Health Center and was currently Chaplain for Care Initiatives Hospice.Rev. Dawson served on the advisory board at River Hills Community Health Center, had been a member of Rotary Club of Ottumwa and adjutant professor at Indian Hills Community College.
He attended Northgate Alliance Church in Ottumwa and had preached at many local churches.
Surviving is his wife, Andrea; his parents, Carl and Diana Dawson of Pleasant Valley, MO; a sister, Angie Turner of Liberty, MO; a brother, Scott Dawson of Independence, MO; two nephews, Holt and Colin; a niece, Delaney; grandmother, Naomi (Cecil) Raymond of St. Joseph, MO and many other extended family members.
He was preceded in death by his maternal grandparents and paternal grandfather.
Funeral services will be 10 a.m. Saturday at Park Lawn Northland Chapel in Liberty, MO. Burial will be in Resurrection Cemetery in Kansas City, MO.
Memorial services will be held at 6 p.m. Tuesday, July 30, 2013 at Reece Funeral Home with Rev. Jim Rightler officiating.The family will be present for visitation from 4 p.m. until the time of the service.
Memorials may be made to the family.