Ray Dillon

Obituary of Ray Dillon

Raymond "Ray" M. Dillon, 56, of Vermilion, died Friday, October 15, 2021 at Mercy Regional Medical Center after a brief illness.

 

He was born August 6, 1965 in Lorain and had been a lifelong Vermilion resident.

 

Ray was a veteran of the U.S. Army serving in the 82nd Airborne Unit.

 

Ray started his working career at Norwalk Furniture and has been working for Americut Coring and Sawing in Vermilion for over 25 years.

 

He enjoyed golfing, and watching NASCAR, football, softball, and baseball. He was known for his great sense of humor, goofing off, and loved to make people laugh. He had been a youth sports coach and especially enjoyed supporting his children in their activities and spending time with his grandchildren.

 

He is survived by his fiancée, Kellie Kasubienski of Vermilion; sons, Brian (Rachel) Dillon of North Pole, Alaska, Derrick Dillon of Vermilion and Corbin Babiasz of Vermilion; daughters, Samantha Dillon of Columbus and Alivia Babiasz of Vermilion; parents, Raymond L. and Delores (nee Conley) Dillon; grandchildren, Leah and Troy Dillon; sister, Denise Morgan of Columbus, and grandmother, Ruth Dillon.

 

He was preceded in death by his maternal grandparents, James and Monie Conley; and paternal grandfather, Cloyd Dillon.

 

The family will receive friends on Wednesday, October 20, 2021 from 4-8 pm at the Riddle Funeral Home, 5345 South Street, Vermilion, Ohio. Funeral services will be Thursday, October 21, 2021 at 10 am the Riddle Funeral Home. Interment will follow at Maple Grove Cemetery, where the Vermilion Veterans Council will conduct military honors.

 

Online condolences may be made at www.riddlefuneralhome.com.

Wednesday
20
October

Visitation

4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Wednesday, October 20, 2021
Riddle Funeral Home
5345 South Street
Vermilion, Ohio, United States
Thursday
21
October

FuneralService

10:00 am - 10:30 am
Thursday, October 21, 2021
Riddle Funeral Home
5345 South Street
Vermilion, Ohio, United States
Thursday
21
October

Graveside Service

10:45 am - 11:00 am
Thursday, October 21, 2021
Maple Grove Cemetery
8114 Cemetery Road
Vermilion, Ohio, United States
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