SS Peter and Paul Church
Wednesday August 1st, 2018
9:30am - 10:30am
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Helen A. Dillon
Helen A. Dillon, nee Phillips, 97, of Moberly, MO, died July 29, 2018, in Moberly. She was born February 9, 1921, in Delta, IL.
She is survived by her children Beverly (James) Bomleny and Robert J. (Barbara) Dillon; grandchildren Deborah Hobbs, Robert Radina, Denise Dillon, and Michael C. (Michelle) Dillon; 4 grandchildren; 7 great grandchildren; 2 great great grandchildren; sister Delores (Donald) Hood; & brother Paul Phillips.
She was preceded in death by her parents Tom and Elsie (nee Gearing) Phillips; husband Robert Dillon; & three sisters, Bernice Phillips age 2, Mildred (Carroll) Randall, and Lucille Keith.
She married Robert Dillon in 1939. They were married for 50 years.
Helen has been a member of the First Baptist Church in Columbia and Anna Heights Baptist Church at Anna, IL. She was a life long homemaker and gardener. She accepted Jesus as her personal savior in her early teens and was baptized in a creek behind the old Delta Church south of Jonesboro, IL.
As an expression of sympathy the family prefers memorial contributions to:
House of Neighborly Services
9:30 AM until time of service Wednesday, August 1, 2018 at Quernheim Funeral Home
10:30 AM Wednesday, August 1, 2018 at Quernheim Funeral Home in Waterloo, IL
Pastor Steve Neill officiating
Interment at Kolmer Memorial Cemetery in Waterloo, IL
So sorry for ur loss
Carol Matzenbacher (Horn) Aug 6 2018 12:00 AM
Dear Bev abd Jerry, What can I say about this wonderful christian wife,mother grandmother,great-grandmother.I spented three summers at the farm, babysitting with Deb and Rob,oh how I remember the time I got to spend with them and all the "Life" lessons she showed and taught me. She was quite the multi-tasker, and she did it ALL and it was done RIGHT.By the time I would get there she would already have milked the cow,had the laundry done and hung out to dry,and when I got there she was of to the garden to harvest what was ready,and to replant the crop that was spented. I prize her hand written reciept for green tomato pickles that I have framed it has hung on the wall of my kitchen for sum 45 years. I have thought about her example many times over the years,and I was SO happy to get to see her and talk with her at Mike and Michele's wedding.I know that on July 29th she was welcomed in to Heaven with" come home my good and faithful servant" Brenda Hileman-Smith
Brenda Hileman-Smith Aug 1 2018 12:00 AM