Dylan Matthew Murray, 20, of Mt. Vernon, passed away on Tuesday, December 20, 2022. Dylan was born July 21, 2002, to Andrea Hawkins and Edward Murray.
Dylan was a member of the Mt. Calvary Church of God in Christ, where he served as the youngest Sunday school superintendent. He was a graduate of Mt. Vernon Senior High School, where he graduated with high honors. He was a member of the DECA club and excelled in sports. He played football, basketball, wrestling, and ran track. After high school, he attended the University of Southern Indiana. His greatest achievement was the birth of his son, Riley. Dylan enjoyed playing video games, and basketball, making music with his friends, fishing, and camping in Indiana. He enjoyed his summer trips to New York throughout his childhood. Dylan enjoyed laughing and making others laugh.
Dylan is survived by his son, Riley Christopher Murray; father, Edward Murray; mother, Andrea Hawkins, stepfather, Ron Swanson; sister, Abigail Murray; maternal grandparents, Robin and Randy Spanner and Leroy Carson; paternal grandmother, Marilyn Kupetz of Cornwall New York; aunts, Ashley Collins, Kim Cassin, Danielle Kupetz; Uncles, Brett Hawkins, Brian Murray, along with many other aunts, uncles, and cousins, throughout the country.
A visitation will take place from 12:00 pm until 2:00 pm on Friday, December 30, 2022, at the Denning Family Funeral Home. The funeral service will take place at 2:00 pm with burial to follow at Bellefontaine Cemetery. After the graveside service, a carry-in dinner will be held at Mt. Vernon Baptist Church for everyone to attend. Family and Friends who wish to drop off food may do so at the church after 12:00 pm. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be left to the United Way of Posey County. Online condolences may be left at denningfamilyfuneralhome.com