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Dimitri F. Ninich
 (Posted 5/2/2012)
Dimitri F. Ninich of Granbury, 91, passed away April 28, 2012.
He was born in Dallas on April 12, 1921. His family owned the first confectionery store in Dallas. "The D&N" was located in downtown near NM and was one of the most popular stops for hand dipped chocolates and ice cream.
He was in the U.S. Navy from 1941 to 1948 and served on the USS Brinkley Bass. He then married Almeda Green and went to work for Metzger Milk Company until 1959 when he was employed by Braniff Airways until his retirement in 1986.
He was the kindest, most gentle and humble soul who never met a stranger and was always true to his faith and family. He and his great sense of humor will be greatly missed.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Almeda in 2006.
He is survived by his brother and sister-in-law, James H. and Christine Ninich of Garland; two daughters, Dimiti Benedetto of Orlando, Fla. and Sherrylynn Donaldson of Granbury; six grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.
Wiley Funeral Home made arrangements.