Information for Madison Harrison
23 October, 1890 – 10 June, 1984
From the Idaho Press-Tribune
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Funeral services for Madison H. "Harry" Dillon, 93, Caldwell,
who died Sunday, June 10, in a Caldwell hospital will be
conducted 2 p.m. Tuesday, June 12, at Flahiff Funeral Chapel,
Caldwell. Internment will follow in the Greenleaf Cemetery.
Mr. Dillion was born Oct. 23, 1890, at Burr Oak, Kan., a
son of Oscar Vernon and Rebecca Jane Rich Dillon. He was
reared and educated in Burr Oak.
He married Laura Hockett April 29, 1914, in Rooks County,
Kan. The couple made their home in Jewel County, Kan., until
August 1942, when they came to Greanleaf. He continued his
career as a livestock dealer. Mrs. Dillon died May 28, 1962.
In the early 1970's he moved to Caldwell. He married Fay
John Watts April 23, 1978, in Caldwell. He was a member of the
Greanleaf Branch Church and the Caldwell Senior Citizens.
He is survived by his wife, of Caldwell; three sons, Dale
M. Dillon and Richard V. Dillon, both of Boise, and Dallas P.
Dillon, of Caldwell; a stepson, Mort Watts, of Caldwell; two
stepdaughters, Mrs. Larry (Jeanette) Hawley of Nampa, and Mrs.
Joe (Eileen) Arriaga of Caldwell; two sisters, Mrs. Edgar (Verda)
Glovar of Burr Oak, Kan., and Mrs. Jack (Lula) Ellexson, of
Centralia, Wash.; nine grandchildren, seven
step-grandchildren, 14 great-grandchildren, three
step-great-grandchildren, and numerous neices and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents, five brothers, a
sister, and three grandchildren.
Memorials may be made to the Greanleaf Academy, Greanleaf,
Idaho, the Caldwell Senior Citizens League, Building Fund,
Caldwell, Idaho, 0r to a favorite charity. Friends may call at
the Flahiff Caldwell Chapel today from 6 p.m. until B p.m. and
on Tuesday from 9 a.m. until 1p.m.
Free larger headstone
photo available upon request.
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