Our beloved Irving "Jim" Edward Dillon, Jr born in Massachusetts on July 20th 1934 passed away quietly in his Magalia home November 30th 2012. He is survived by his wife of fifty four years, Sharon Dillon; his three daughters Lori LaDuke of Roseville, husband Barry; Leslie Dillon of Roseville; and Lacey Rankin of Citrus Heights, husband Doug. He is also survived by his two grandchildren, Nicole Grima of Roseville, husband Matt, and James Dillon of Citrus Heights, and his two great granddaughters, Ryleigh (8) and Audree (2).
Jim once served in the US Army and in his latter years took pride in being a long standing member of the Eagles Lodge. Jim was a loving and compassionate man who loved his life and family. He was an outstanding husband, father, grandfather and great grandfather and will greatly be missed by all who once knew him.
Published in Paradise Post from December 12, 2012 to January 11, 2013