Dayton in Montgomery County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Erma was still writing her column for Universal Press Syndicate and developing a new book for Harper Collins Publishers when she died from complications of a kidney transplant on April 22, 1996.
Erected 2003 by The Ohio Bicentennial Commission and The Ohio Historical Society. (Marker Number 5-57.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Arts, Letters, Music • Communications • Entertainment • Women. In addition, it is included in the Ohio Historical Society / The Ohio History Connection series list.
Location. 39° 44.389′ N, 84° 10.663′ W. Marker is in Dayton, Ohio, in Montgomery County. Marker can be reached from East Edward Street, on the right when traveling north. Marker is on campus at the University of Dayton near St. Mary’s Hall. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Dayton OH 45469, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. St. Mary’s Hall (within shouting distance of this marker); Woodland Cemetery and ArboretumPatterson Homestead 1804 (approx. 0.4 miles away); The Patterson Homestead (approx. 0.4 miles away); The 93rd Regiment (approx. half a mile away); Miami Valley Hospital (approx. 0.6 miles away); Viet Nam Veterans Memorial (approx. ¾ mile away); Col. Robert Patterson (approx. 0.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Dayton.
Regarding Erma Bombeck. Erma Bombeck died in 1996 in San Francisco.
Credits. This page was last revised on April 20, 2021. It was originally submitted on July 13, 2007, by Richard Drabik of Dayton, Ohio. This page has been viewed 1,715 times since then and 41 times this year. Last updated on April 19, 2021, by Craig Baker of Sylmar, California. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on July 13, 2007, by Richard Drabik of Dayton, Ohio. 3, 4. submitted on April 19, 2021, by Craig Baker of Sylmar, California. • J. Makali Bruton was the editor who published this page.