Lonnie E. Dodson, 75, of Utica, passed away at 2:55 p.m. Sun. Aug. 21, 2022 at his home. He was born on Oct. 12, 1946 in Zanesville, a son of the late Halley and Eva (McCammon) Dodson. He was a member of the VFW Post #9857 in Gahanna and American Legion Post #92 in Utica. He was a United States Army veteran. He is survived by his wife of 54 years Rose (Polen) Dodson. Two sons Douglas (Kellie) Dodson and Shawn (Missy Ray) Dodson. Three grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. Three nephews Greg, Phil, and Jeff. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two brothers Kenny Dodson and Terry Dodson. Funeral services will be held at 12:00 noon on Thur. Aug. 25, 2022 at William Thompson & Son Funeral Home 5765 Gladstone Drive White Cottage where friends may call one hour prior to the service. Pastor Dick Newlon officiating. Burial will be in Fultonham Cemetery where Zanesville VFW Post #1058 will conduct military honors.