William F. Dillon


William F. Dillon, 78, a resident of Orange Beach, passed away Friday, Oct. 18, 2013.

Mr. Dillon worked for the Florida Department of Transportation in Gainesville for 40 years.

William was preceded in death by his daughters, Sharmon and Lisa Dillon.

He is survived by his wife, Celia R. Dillon of Orange Beach; children, Elizabeth Carden of Gainesville, Fla., Jay C. Dillon of Beulaville, N.C., Christina Wade of Gainesville, Fla.; 12 grandchildren; one great-grandchild; many other relatives and friends.

Memorial services will be held from Orange Beach Presbyterian Church, 26640 Canal Road, on Saturday, Oct. 28, 2013, at 11 a.m.

In lieu of flowers, the family suggests that memorials be made in memory of William F. Dillon to Orange Beach Presbyterian Church, P.O. Box 306, Orange Beach, AL 36561-0306, www.orangebeachpresbyterian.org, or Covenant Hospice, 1040 Stanton Road, Suite D, Daphne, AL 36526, www.covenanthospice.org.

Arrangements by Wolfe-Bayview Funeral Home, Foley.