James Dill

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January 5, 1929 - January 3, 2015

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Thursday, January 8, 2015 from 5-8 p.m.


James R. “Jim” “Jimmy” Dill, age 85, of Westerville, OH. Born January 5, 1929 in Columbus, OH and went to be with the Lord January 3, 2015. Retired from the Columbus Dispatch in 1999 after 31 years of service. Army veteran of the Korean War. Jim loved the outdoors, gardening, sports, the Buckeyes and traveling with his wife Ruth in their motorhome. Survived by his wonderful wife of 61 years, Ruth; children, Tom (Jenny) Dill, Terry Magas and Tami (Ted) May; grandchildren, Jeremy, Joshua, David and Eli; many loving nieces, nephews and friends. Preceded in death by his parents, Michael and Gertrude Dill, brothers, David and Raymond, and sister, Thelma Queen. Friends may call at the MORELAND FUNERAL HOME, 55 E. Schrock Road, Westerville, Thursday 5-8 p.m.. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Westerville Share Bac A Pac, 60 Cherrington Avenue, Westerville, OH 43081 or Westerville Caring and Sharing, P.O. Box 970, Westerville, OH 43086.


Patti baker - Jan 8, 2015

So sorry I could not make it tonight but I got hit with the flu. My thoughts and prayers are with you all. I have so very many memories of being welcome at your house growing up. My sympathy to you all.

SCH - Jan 8, 2015

“And He will wipe out every tear from their eyes and death will be no more…” May this promise from our loving Creator bring you some comfort during this difficult time of loss. (Revelation 21:4)

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