Dillon, Calvin Elias (November 15, 1906 - March 9, 1991)
Calvin Elias Dillon
Douglas Budget - March, 1991Graveside services and interment for Calvin Elias Dillon, 84, will be held this Friday at 2 p.m. at the Mount Hope Cemetery in Springview, Neb.
Mr. Dillon disappeared on Friday, March 1, 1991 and was found Saturday, March 9, deceased near Glenrock. The time of death is undetermined at this time.
He was born Nov. 15, 1906 in Springview, Neb., the son of Washington and Cora Virginia (Andrews) Dillon. He was reared and educated in Springview. He came to Wyoming and homesteaded north of Lance Creek. He was involved in the cattle trucking business in the Manville and Lusk area.
He was married to Rinnie Brewer in Manville. He returned to Nebraska where he was engaged in farming and ranching business. He then entered into the trucking business, being an independent trucker, in the Ainsworth and Springview, Neb., area.
He retired in 1970, and moved to Lusk, and in May 1990 he moved to Glenrock.
He was active in the Senior Citizens Centers in Ainsworth and Glenrock. He was a member of the International Order of Odd Fellows and the Masonic Lodge. He was interested in and helped many different people.
He is survived by his children, Coleen Siebken of Lusk, Lucille Williams of Worland, Joseph Dillon of Glenrock, and Shirley Langer of Lusk; one sister, Dica Carr of Bassett, Neb. and Jake Dillon of Hollister, Idaho; numerous grandchildren and great grandchildren; and many other relatives and friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents; his wife; and two sons, Frank Dillon and Calvin Dillon.
A Calvin Dillon Memorial Fund in care of the Converse Funeral Chapel, P.O. Box X, Douglas, Wyo. 82633 has been established.
Family and friends may call at the Converse Funeral chapel in Douglas on Thursday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
The Converse Funeral Chapel is in charge of the arrangements.