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Robert Dillon

1924 - 2018
Robert Dillon Obituary
Dillon, Robert Vincent 94 of Chicago. Born June 2, 1924. Passed away peacefully, at home, on September 10, 2018. Beloved husband of Patricia (Moloney) for 71 years. Devoted father of Bryan (Susan), Robert Jr. (Rebecca), Mary Ellen, Patty (Douglas) Bruno, Terese (Jeffery) Iwamuro, John, Kevin (Susan), Timothy, Daniel (Doreen) Susan (Austin) Nicholl, Steven, Colleen (Jorge) Gonzalez, and Maureen. Loving grandfather of Sarah (Hugh) Curnutt, Aiden, Kerry (Matt) Stevens, Ryan (Kydie), Shawn (Alison), Jamie (Anthony) Quinones, Devin Delricco, Bryan (Stacy) Bruno, Kevin (Sarah) Bruno, David (Bethany) Bruno, Brendan Bruno, Patrick Bruno, Bradley Bruno, Megan (Daniel) Honda, Liam (fiancée Allison Baniecki), Bridget Iwamuro, Luis Iwamuro, Emmett, Connor, Bryan, Liam, Kevin, Eamon (Kelsey), Tara (Tim) Ryan, Jessica (fiancé Michael Vogel), Michelle (fiancé Cameron Koziarz), Jason (Jacqueline) Van Puymbroeck, Chad (Alnierys) Van Puymbroeck, Patrick Gonzalez, Henry Gonzalez, Genevieve Gonzalez, and William Gonzalez. Doting great-grandfather of Henry, Annie, Cameron, Connor, Blake, Isabella, Jackson, Morgan, Owen, Eden, Brendan, Nora, Declan, Colin, Caroline, Cecilia, Harrison, Mason, Jane, Olivia, Reilly, Rory, Jason, and Josephina. A lifelong resident of Lincoln Park and affectionally known as the Mayor of Montana Street, Bob proudly served his country in the United States Navy during World War II aboard the destroyer escort, USS Elden. Bob will be greatly missed by all who knew him and had the pleasure of hearing him sing his favorite Irish tunes. Visitation Monday, September 17, 2018 from 3:00-8:00 p.m. at St. Vincent de Paul Church, 1010 W. Webster. Mass of Christian Burial Tuesday at 11:00 a.m. at St. Vincent de Paul Church. Interment St. Joseph Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions to Misericordia, 6300 N. Ridge Avenue, Attn: FMA # 6239A, Chicago, IL 60660, would be appreciated. Arrangements by Cooney Funeral Home. For information please call 773-588-5850 or visit www.cooneyfuneralhome.com
Published in Chicago Sun-Times on Sept. 16, 2018
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