Carl E. Dobkins
January 13, 1941 – April 8, 2020
Carl Dobkins Jr, 79, of Mason, Ohio went home to be with the Lord on April 8, 2020. Born January 13, 1941 in Cincinnati , Ohio to Carl and Helen Dobkins.
He was the beloved husband of almost 60 years to Janice (Cox) Dobkins. Devoted father to Carla (Ken) Schutte and Anita (Dave) White. Proud grandfather of Ryan, Brad (Taylor), Rachel and Brooke Schutte, Elizabeth White, and the late Taylor Schutte. Also loving great grandfather to Lydia, Jaxson, Lucas, and Alexander Schutte.
Brother of Kurt (Patty) Dobkins and the late Gaylene Dobkins. Brother in law of Peggy Phillips, Patricia (Tom) Farmer, Mona Cox and the late Jerry Cox and Sharon Sommers as well as numerous nieces, nephews and great nieces and nephews.
Carl was well known in the 50’s and 60’s for his music, including a gold record for his song “My Heart’s an Open Book” but will be remembered even more for his love and devotion to his family and to his Lord. In memory of Carl, please check in on others and practice acts of kindness as that is what he always did.
If desired a donation can be made to the charity of your choice.
Due to the current health concerns and restrictions linked with COVID-19, the family will be holding a private graveside service and a celebration of life at a later date.