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Marie Verna Bowen Dillon
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Birth: Jul. 22, 1898
Death: Jul. 24, 1983
Brown County
Illinois, USA

Liberty, Ill.--Mrs. Marie Dillon, 85, of Liberty, died at 2:55 p.m. Sunday (July 24, 1983) in the Grandview Manor Nursing Home of Camp Point.

She was born in Brown County on July 22, 1898, a daughter of Lester and Bertha Surratt Bowen. She married Leo Behrends in 1914. She then married Charles Dillon in 1939. He died Dec. 25, 1981. She was a member of the Hersman Presbyterian Church.

She is survived by one brother, Gennis Bowen of Hersman; three sisters, Mrs. G.T. (Mildred) Hall of Denver, Colo., Mrs. Opal Riley of the state of Washington, and Mrs. Loyd (Isabel) Wilson of Mount Sterling; one granddaughter; and two great-granddaughters.

She was preceded in death by a son, two grandsons, a brother and three sisters.

Services will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday in the Hufnagel Funeral Home of Mount Sterling, conducted by the Rev. Robert Savot. Burial will be in the Mount Sterling Catholic Cemetery.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Lester Herman Bowen (1877 - 1931)
  Bertha Adell Surratt Dunbar (1876 - 1947)
 
 Spouse:
  Charles Edgar Dillon (1912 - 1981)*
 
 Children:
  Lyle R Behrends (1915 - 1981)*
 
 Siblings:
  Florence L. Bowen Hamilton (1896 - 1976)*
  Marie Verna Bowen Dillon (1898 - 1983)
  Stella Adella Bowen Dunbar (1902 - 1929)*
  Isabel I. Bowen Wilson (1904 - 1995)*
  Charles Abslom Bowen (1907 - 1908)*
  Gennis George Bowen (1909 - 1984)*
  Zelma Naomi Bowen Scheel (1912 - 1954)*
  Mildred Corine Bowen Hall (1915 - 1988)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Mount Sterling Catholic Cemetery
Mount Sterling
Brown County
Illinois, USA
 
Maintained by: Diane Zabel
Originally Created by: J.R.L.
Record added: Aug 08, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 20845871
Marie Verna <i>Bowen</i> Dillon
Added by: J.R.L.
 
Marie Verna <i>Bowen</i> Dillon
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