|8/9/2013 8:00:00 AM|
Harriet V. Dillman
Aug. 17, 1930 - Aug. 7, 2013
Harriet Viola Dillman, 82, Twelve Mile, passed away at 6:30 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 7, 2013, at her residence.
Born Aug. 17, 1930, in Marion County, she was the daughter of Lawrence E. and Mary (Mann) Burch.
On Aug. 8, 1948, at the home of Carl and Esther Dillman, she was married to Marvin L. Dillman, and he survives.
Harriet was an active member of the Corinth Brethren Church. She was a hard working farm wife and homemaker, known for her patience and caring personality. She enjoyed gardening, canning, reading and, more than anything, she loved spending time with her family.
In addition to her husband, she is survived by two children, Cathy S. Gunter and husband David, Logansport, and Terry Marvin Dillman and wife Patty, Twelve Mile; her grandchildren, Ronica Holt and husband David, Logansport, John Gunter and wife Kesia, Twelve Mile, Benjamin Gunter and wife Brittany Logansport, Andrea Baker and husband Daniel, Lucerne, Justin Dillman, Lexington, Ky., and Whitney Dillman, Kokomo; four stepgrandchildren, Melissa Derflinger, Lafayette, Crystal Wenzler, Winamac, Scott Carter, Kokomo, and Kristen Carter, Logansport; great-grandchildren, Abby, Sarah, Hannah, and Emily Holt, Jasmin, Ean and Eli Gunter, Ethan and Cohen Baker and Preston Gunter; great-stepgrandchildren, Gracie and Brodie Wenzler, and Tyler and Colton Derflinger; three sisters, Mahila Cox and husband Raleigh, Rushville, Mary Jane Branson and husband Maurice, Shelbyville and Cecelia Finley, New Albany; one brother, Frank Burch and wife Jeanie, Shelbyville; and several nieces and nephews.
Her parents; one son, Steven A. Dillman; two brothers, Jim and Toby Burch; and one sister, Mary Frances Burch, preceded her in death.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, Aug. 12, 2013, at Corinth Brethren Church, Twelve Mile, with Pastor Ben Pippen, Pastor Paul Reeder and Pastor Mike Thompson officiating.
Burial will follow in Corinth Cemetery.
Visitation will be from 4-8 p.m. on Sunday at McClain Funeral Home, Denver, and one hour prior to the service at the church.
Memorial contributions may be made to Gideons International, Corinth Brethren Church, Twelve Mile First Responders or a charity of your choice.
Posted: Friday, August 9, 2013
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Harriet and Marvin were like bread and butter. Marvin has a unique laugh , and Harriet was always there . As a kid, Marvin and Harriet were always beside each other, those two were a great influence on so many in the community. Including my self. As a child, both Marvin and Harriet were so supportive and role models. We are gonna miss her!
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