Detsyl M. Dillon, age 98 of Petersburg, Indiana passed away on Sunday, March 20, 2005 at Amber Manor Nursing Home in Petersburg, Indiana.


She was a homemaker. 

She was born
February 17, 1907 to Charles & Effie (Patterson) Nelson, both deceased. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Lawrence Dillon (1959); daughter, Patty Jo McQuade; grandson, Kevin McQuade; 2 brothers, Samuel and Kenneth Nelson; sister, Flora Mae Nelson. 

She is survived by 3 grandsons, Michael, Danny, and Sean McQuade; son-in-law, John McQuade of Arizona; sister-in-law, Lois Nelson of Portage, In.; 1 niece and 5 nephews (including Bill & Don Nelson of Patoka and Fred Nelson of Princeton); Special caregiver, Marilyn Kinder of Petersburg. 

Funeral Services will be on
Saturday, March 26, 2005 at 2:00 PM at the Colvin Funeral Home in Princeton, with the Rev. Greg Davis Officiating. Burial will be in the Mt. Olive Cemetery in Mt. Olympus.


Friends may call from 12 until 2 PM on Saturday at the Colvin Funeral Home.