Jonathan Dill Obituary

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Jonathan Lewis Dill

May 9, 1937 - September 12, 2013
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Jonathan L. Dill Williamson, Michigan Age 76, passed away September 12, 2013 at home. He was born May 9, 1937 in Chicago son of Loran and Marcia Dill. Jon graduated from Beloit College in Wisconsin where he met his wife Marcia, and they were married in 1959 and had three children. He worked at the Ingham County Probate Court for over 30 years. People remember him at the court as playing Santa Claus for numerous years for underprivileged children. He retired from the court in 1992. During retirement he enjoyed deer hunting and trap shooting and was an avid Michigan State, Chicago Bears and Chicago White Sox fan. He loved spending...
Jonathan L. Dill
Williamson, Michigan

Age 76, passed away September 12, 2013 at home. He was born May 9, 1937 in Chicago son of Loran and Marcia Dill. Jon graduated from Beloit College in Wisconsin where he met his wife Marcia, and they were married in 1959 and had three children. He worked at the Ingham County Probate Court for over 30 years. People remember him at the court as playing Santa Claus for numerous years for underprivileged children. He retired from the court in 1992. During retirement he enjoyed deer hunting and trap shooting and was an avid Michigan State, Chicago Bears and Chicago White Sox fan. He loved spending time and giving special hugs to his grandchildren Adam and Lauren.

He is survived by his wife Marcia of 54 years; son, Steve (Amy); two grandchildren, Adam and Lauren and sister-in-law, Linda (Ron) Blatnik. He was preceded in death by his parents; brother, Robert Dill; baby daughter, Julie Ann (8 mos) and son Scott.

A memorial service will be held at 1:00 pm on Saturday September 21, 2013 at the Gorsline Runciman Funeral Homes, 1730 E. Grand River Ave, East Lansing, with Rev. Douglas A. Bradshaw officiating. The family will receive friends 1 hour prior to the service.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to either of the following two organizations on behalf of Jon's grandson, Adam Dill, who is autistic. Chrysalis Academy, 600 East Baseline Rd Suite A4, Tempe, AZ 85283 or Arizona Autism United, Attn: Aaron Blocher-Rubin, 5025 E Washington Suite # 212, Phoenix, AZ 85034. Memories and condolences may be shared with the family at www.greastlansing.com.

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