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Jack Dillon
Of Jackson Township, passed away on April 22, 2014, after a short illness. Born in Canton on Sept. 6, 1936, he was the oldest of three sons born to the late Ralph and Mary Dillon. He was a 1953 graduate of Canton Lehman High School and received his Bachelor of Science degree from Ohio University in 1957. He completed graduate studies at The University of Akron and the University of Tehran. He retired following 38 1/2 years of service with Continental General Tire, retiring as the Vice President and Director, International Business. During his career, he spent periods in International assignments in Morocco, Pakistan and Iran. He also served as a member of the Boards of Trustees on Continental General Tire affiliated companies in Morocco, Pakistan, Tanzania and Ecuador as well as the corporate representative to other affiliated companies. Following retirement, he continued as an International consultant to Continental for several years.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Sue. He is survived by his children: John (Teri) and Diane; and grandchildren: Nicholas, Emma, Mitchell, Elizabeth, and Meghan Dillon and Hunter and Spencer Rapp, all of Jackson Township. He was a long term member of the Canton Lehman High School Alumni Association and had served as the Publisher of the Alumni Journal for many years.
Services will be Saturday at 4 p.m. at the Lamiell Funeral Home. A reception will follow. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations to The Canton Lehman Alumni Association Scholarship Fund, P.O. Box 8175, Canton, OH 44711. Condolences may be made to:
www.lamiellfuneralhome.com
(Lamiell, 330-456-7375)


Published in The Repository from Apr. 23 to Apr. 24, 2014
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