Carl N. Dawes
Carl N. Dawes, 75, of Grove City, passed peacefully on Monday, Jan. 20, 2020, in AHN Grove City following a brief illness.
Carl was born in Butler on August 31, 1944. He was the son of the late Dr. R. Clark and Helen (Jordan) Dawes. Carl married Mary Jane Wall on June 15, 1968.
He was a member of the East Main Presbyterian Church.
Carl was a graduate of Grove City High School in 1962. He served in the Air Force for 4 years as an Airman 2nd Class where he was a Radar Operator during the Vietnam War.
He later earned a degree in Criminology form Bristle Institute in Connecticut. Carl retired in 1999 from the Grove City Police Department where he was an officer for 35 years.
He was a member of the Fraternal Order of Police where he served as president in 1993.
Following retirement Carl was a substitute teacher's aid with Grove City School District for 10 years.
He was a member of the F. and A.M. Lodge 603 Grove City and the New Castle Consistory.
Carl was awarded citations from the American Police Hall of Fame in 1996 and from the Attorney General for his special efforts in police work.
Carl is survived by his wife, Mary Jane at home, a sister, Judy MacRae and husband James, and several nieces and nephews.
Memorials can be made in Carl's name to East Main Presbyterian Church, 120 E. Main St., Grove City, PA 16127.

Carl N., 75, of Grove City.
Funeral service: Noon, Friday (1-24-20) at East Main Presbyterian Church, 120 E. Main St., Grove City.
Visitation Hours: 10:45 to 11:45 p.m. Friday at the church.
Burial: Crestview Memorial Park, Inc., with Military Honors.
Arrangements by Cunningham Funeral Home, Inc., 306 Bessemer Avenue, Grove City, PA 16127.
Published on January 21, 2020


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Gary McCracken
Jan 23, 2020
So sorry for your loss ..
Bob Porkolab
Jan 22, 2020
Although it been many years, memories are not forgotten.So sorry for your lost Mary Jane.
Rena Knoll
Jan 22, 2020
So very sorry for your loss Mary Jane . Sending you hugs and prayers.
Daniel and Jeanne Ferrere, Sr
Jan 21, 2020
God Bless the Dawes Family. Good memories on MacRae Drive