Kelly B. Dillon Sr., 87 of Bucyrus, passed away on Friday, June 4, 2021, at Carlisle Place in Bucyrus. Kelly was born June 1, 1934, in Goodwill, W. Virginia to the late Kelly and Mary (Dotson) Dillon. He was married on January 4, 1956, to Dixie R. (Neal) Dillon who preceded him in death on March 14, 2015. He was also preceded in death by son Michael Dillon and 7 sisters Pearl, Gladys, Bertha, Helen, Beulah, Opal, and Jenny.
Kelly is survived by his son Kelly Dillon Jr. and wife Joyce of Bucyrus; daughter Leigh Ann (John McCauley) Dillon of Orlando, FL; grandchildren Kade (Liz Dillon, Clint (Brittany) Dillon, Chad (Shelly) Schwemley, Troy (Gwen) Schwemley, and Tori (Brad) Smith; 11 great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Kelly was an active member of Wayside Chapel where he served as a Deacon. He moved to Bucyrus in 1967 and retired from General Motors after 33 years. Kelly was also a veteran of the U.S. Army.
Funeral Services will be held on Tuesday at 1:00 pm in the Munz-Pirnstill Funeral Home with Rev. Timothy Compton officiating and burial to follow in Oakwood Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 11:00 am until the time of the service. Expressions of sympathy can be left at www.munpirnstill.com and memorial contributions may be made to Wayside Christian School or the American Heart Association.