Joseph Leon Dillon

Findlay, Ohio

Apr 22, 1934 – Nov 17, 2018 (Age 84)


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Kirkpatrick-Behnke Funeral Home Inc Obituary

Joseph was born on April 22, 1934 and passed away on Saturday, November 17, 2018. Joseph was a resident of Findlay, Ohio at the time of passing. During his days at Highland Falls High School in New York, Joe was a standout athlete in football, basketball, baseball and track and earned a scholarship to the University of Dayton, where he competed in football and track. Visitation will be from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Friday, November 23 at Kirkpatrick-Behnke Funeral Home, 500 Lima Avenue, Findlay. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, November 24 at St. Michael The Archangel Catholic Church, 750 Bright Road Findlay, Ohio with Father Mike Zacharias celebrant. Burial will follow at St. Michael Cemetery with military rights by the Hancock Veterans Memorial Squad. In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made to the St. Michael The Archangel Catholic Church, 750 Bright Road, Findlay, OH 45840.

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My deepest condolences to Dillon family and friends; Joe certainly was an outstanding athlete , more importantly a wonderful person; May he rest in peace ~
Jean Ann Burchfield , Marin County, Ca.,

May the road rise to meet you
May the winds be always at your back
May the sun shine warm upon your face
May the rain fall soft upon your fields
Until we meet again
God Bless my Uncle Joe
With sincere thoughts and prayers, -Betty Jo Z.