|Birth: ||Sep. 21, 1985, Germany|
|Death: ||Jun. 10, 2009|
Shira Lea Dillon, 23, of Madison, formerly of Shoals, died Wednesday, June 10, 2009, at Madison State Hospital.
She was born Sept. 21, 1985, in Wurzburg, West Germany, the daughter of Dennis Victor and Joanne Kathleen Kingston Dillon. She was raised in a military family and traveled as a child. She later spent most of her life in the Shoals and Jasper communities. She attended Price Elementary School in Fort Wayne and Pike County Central High School in Otwell. She was employed with Fazoli's Restaurant in Jasper.
She is survived by her father and step mother, Dennis Victor and Linda Dillon of Shoals; her mother, Joanne Kathleen Kingston Dillon of Fort Wayne; two sons, Victor Cole Dillon and Nathaniel Dillon both of Shoals; one sister, Renee Dillon of Fort Wayne; two brothers, Anden Dillon of Washington and James Hoss of Fort Wayne; her maternal grandmother, Georgene Grimm of Fort Wayne; and several nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles and cousins.
She was preceded in death by her maternal grandfather, Maurice Douglas Kingston; and her paternal grandparents, Jack Dillon and Geraldine Howard.
All arrangements are private.
Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to a charity of the donor's choice. Contribution cards are available at Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre, which was in charge of arrangements.
Online condolences can be sent at www.morgan-nay.com.
Madison Courier 6/13/09
Ms. Shira Lea Dillon, age 23, of Madison, Indiana, entered this life on September 21, 1985, in Wurzburg, West Germany, the daughter of Dennis Victor & Joanne Kathleen Kingston Dillon, both of whom survive. She was raised in a military family and traveled as a child. She later spent most of her life in the Jasper and Shoals communities. She attended Pike County Central High School in Otwell, Indiana. She was employed with Fazoli's Italian Restaurant in Jasper, Indiana. Shira died Wednesday, June 10, 2009 at 10:05 pm at Madison State Hospital in Madison, Indiana.
A LOVING FAMILY
Shira will be missed by her father & step mother: Dennis Victor & Linda Dillon of Shoals, Indiana; her mother: Joanne Kathleen Kingston Dillon of Fort Wayne, Indiana; her sons: Victor Cole Dillon of Shoals, Indiana and Nathaniel Dillon of Shoals, Indiana; her maternal grandmother: Georgene Grimm of Fort Wayne, Indiana; her sister: Renee Dillon of Fort Wayne, Indiana; her brothers: Anden Dillon of Washington, Indiana and James Hoss of Fort Wayne, Indiana; several nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, cousins & other relatives. She was preceded in death by her maternal grandfather: Maurice Douglas Kingston; paternal grandparents: Jack Dillon and Geraldine Howard.
Memorial contributions may be made to donor's choice or the Fort Wayne Children's Zoo. Cards are available at the funeral home.
Maintained by: Denny Jackson
Originally Created by: C.L. Panagopulos
Record added: Jun 13, 2009
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