Robert Edwin Dillon
November 6, 1936 -- April 2, 2013
Robert Edwin Dillon, 76, of Shipshewana, died Tuesday Morning,
April 2, at his residence. He was born on November 6, 1936 in
Elkhart, to James and Thelma (Rizzo) Dillon. He was divorced from
his first wife Carolyn Miller, she survives, then on December 30,
1984 he married Marie; she survives. Survivors in addition to his
wife are a daughter, Brenda (Garry) Yoder of Millersburg; a step-
daughter, Ericka (Jeff) Shull of Wawaka; three sons, Randall
(Stephanie) Dillon of Middlebury, Patrick (Kelly) Dillon of Goshen,
Doyle Dillon of Shipshewana; eight grandchildren, four great
grandchildren, seven step grandchildren and five step great
grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents and a
sister, Mary Gage. He was a retired State Police Communications
officer, US Navy Veteran, a member of the American Legion in
LaGrange and the ABATE Motorcycle club. Visitation will be from 2:
00 - 4:00 and 6:00-8:00 pm Thursday, April 4, at Miller-Stewart
Funeral Home, 1003 South Main Street Middlebury. Funeral
services will be at 1:30 pm on Friday April 5, also at Miller-Stewart
Funeral Home. Services will be conducted by Rev. Donald Sheline.
Burial will be in Keightley Cemetery, Shipshewana. Memorials may
be given to the Shipshewana Historical Society.
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Current Online Condolences
We are going to miss you Uncle Bob praying for strength for your
From: Cherylee Wood (Barbara’s daughter)
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My condolences go out to all of you. I am very sorry for your loss.
Robert will be missed by all.
From: Lou Everett, Sr.
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Dear Marie & family,
I have so many good memories of the years I worked with Bob. We
are traveling back from Arizona and will be unable to attend the
service. We will keep you in our thoughts and prayers.
From: Dave & Jean Saggars
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May God be with as u go forward in life without Bob. Prayers are
with u. Will always remember him as he picked on me at my 1st
waitressing job. He will be greatly missed.
From: Rachel Yoder and Family