Dawn L. Leslie Didion

May 11th, 1942 - June 5th, 2018

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     Dawn L. (Leslie) Didion, age 76, passed away Tuesday, June 5, 2018 at Fairview Manor. She was born in Easton, Pa., May 11, 1942 the daughter of the late George Leslie and Shirley (Day) Leslie Repsher.


     Dawn had been a cook at the El Toro Marine Base in Santa Ana, Ca. and later worked as a dietician at the UCI Medical Center in Orange, Ca. After moving to Erie, she worked in the bakery at Sam’s Club from where she retired. Dawn enjoyed crafts and baking. She was an avid Indians and Steelers fan, and had been a member of the Elks Lodge 67 Auxiliary.


     Besides her parents she was preceded in death her brother David Repsher.


     Survivors include her loving husband of 30 years, Michael Didion, two sons; Steve Tapia (Kelli) of Akron, Oh., and Chris Tapia (Anne) of Renton, Wa. 5 grandchildren; A.J., Austin, Amanda, Kathryn and Alenie Tapia, one brother; Barry Repsher of Huntington Beach, Ca., two half-sisters; Georgianne Johnston and Denise Wilbur and her father and mother in law; Roy and Anna Mae Didion of Erie.


     Friends are invited to call at Brugger Funeral Homes & Crematory, 1595 West 38th St. at Greengarden Blvd. Friday from 5 p.m. until time of services at 7 p.m. officiated by Rev. Charles Blose of Word of Life Christian Center. Burial will be private at the convenience of the family.