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 Truman Sylvester Dillingham

Truman Sylvester Dillingham

Carlsbad, Eddy County, New Mexico, USA
Death 10 Feb 2017 (aged 80)
Cottage Grove, Lane County, Oregon, USA
Burial Roseburg, Douglas County, Oregon, USA
Memorial ID 176338786 · View Source
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PARENTS: Cecil Sylvester Dillingham & Lucy Belle Starr.

Cecil Dillingham m. Lucy Starr 21 December 1929, Anadarko, Caddo Co., OK. They both resided in Washita, Caddo Co., OK.

Truman Dillingham of Cottage Grove, OR, died on Friday, February 10, 2017, at the age of 80. He was born on September 15, 1936, to Cecil Sylvester and Lucy Belle (Starr) Dillingham.

He married Jan Ledbetter in Roseburg, OR, on December 23, 1954. Truman was a commercial fisherman for 13 years, and an Evangelistic minister for 39 years.

He enjoyed cruising in his classic ’38 Chevy. He loved the San Francisco 49ers. Most of all he loved his family.

He is survived by his wife, Jan, of Cottage Grove; son, Paul and Bonnie Dillingham of Springfield, OR; daughter, Vickie and Mike LaHatt of Sherwood, OR; daughter, Angie and Pat LeMay of Cottage Grove; son, Sam Dillingham of Cottage Grove; sister, Lucille Hall of Kansas; six grandchildren; and 14 great-grandchildren.

A Celebration of Life will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Saturday, February 18, 2017, at Church of God, 4051 NE Stephens, in Roseburg, OR. Burial will be in Roseburg Memorial Gardens in Roseburg, OR.

(Obit published in the Roseburg, OR "The News-Review" on Feb. 14, 2017.)

Note: In 1940, the Dillingham family resided in Carlsbad, New Mexico; his father was an electric welder at a potash refinery.

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  • Created by: J.D. Larimore
  • Added: 14 Feb 2017
  • Find A Grave Memorial 176338786
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Truman Sylvester Dillingham (15 Sep 1936–10 Feb 2017), Find A Grave Memorial no. 176338786, citing Roseburg Memorial Gardens, Roseburg, Douglas County, Oregon, USA ; Maintained by J.D. Larimore (contributor 47030633) .