Robert E. 'Bob' Dillon

Robert Eugene "Bob" Dillon, 79, of Wabash, died Monday, March 2, 2020, at 10:45 a.m. at Parkview Wabash Hospital.

Mr. Dillon retired from Wabash Valley Refuse Removal in Wabash, and also worked for Celotex in Lagro and Casco Mineral Wool in Wabash. He was a member of the Lagro Community Church.

He was born Feb. 1, 1941, in Floyd County, KY, to John and Sarah Deerfield Dillon. He married Loretta Hunt in Wabash on Feb. 18, 1961, and she survives.

Additional survivors include four sons, Bill (Cathy) Dillon and Ronnie (Dawn Wiist) Dillon, both of Lagro; Jeff (Fern) Dillon, of Silver Lake; and Bradley (Emily) Dillon, of Fort Polk, LA; six daughters, Faye (John) Dunnagan, of Peru; Kim (Keith) Snyder, of Urbana; Kelly (Randy) Reahard, of Lagro; Michele Dillon and Heather Daugherty, both of Wabash; and Lori (David) Harrell, of LaFontaine; a brother, John (Helen) Dillon, of Wabash; two sisters, Laura Rife and Esther (Robert) Webb, both of Wabash; 31 grandchildren; and 32 great-grandchildren.

Calling is Monday, March 9, 2020, from 12:30 p.m. to 2 p.m. at Grandstaff-Hentgen Funeral Service, 1241 Manchester Ave., Wabash. A funeral service will follow immediately after at 2 p.m. at the funeral home, with Rev. Tim Prater officiating. Burial will be in Memorial Lawns Cemetery, Wabash.

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