Amy Jo Dillon - Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Homes & Crematory

Amy Jo Dillon

October 15, 1968 - September 19, 2023

Amy Jo Dillon, age 54, of Newark, DE, passed away on Tuesday, September 19, 2023.

Born in Wilmington, DE, on October 15, 1968, she was a daughter of the late Russell Lynn and Pauline May (Naylor) Eaton. Amy worked as a bookkeeper in the automobile financing industry.

A music lover, she could often be found playing vinyl records on her record player and listening to her favorite genre, 80’s rock. Amy always looked forward to cheering on her beloved Philadelphia Eagles during football season.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her sister, Tracy L. Eaton. She is survived by her children, Tara B. Eaton (Kevin A. Little) and Jerry R. Dillon III (Dana L.); grandchildren, Kyla M. Little and Kyair A. Little; and canine companion, Benji.

A visitation for family and friends will be held from 10 am until 11 am on Saturday, October 7, 2023, at Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Home, 121 West Park Place, Newark, DE, where a memorial service will begin at 11 am. Interment will be held privately.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Amy’s memory to Faithful Friends, 165 Airport Road, New Castle, DE 19720 or online by clicking here.


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5 Condolences for Amy Jo Dillon

  • My deepest condolences for her children grandchildren and all friends and family. Amy was a kind soul. I’ve many fond memories of her the first time I ever heard the song paradise city was with her when guns and roses were just getting starting!

  • I will miss my beautiful cousin and friend so much.

  • Amy was a very dear friend to me. We shared very much together, laughs and tears. I am thankful That I was able to share. Jesus Christ love for her. Delete our last conversation.

  • Tara I’m so sorry to hear about your mom. I know you’ll miss her very much. Just take comfort that she isn’t alone. She’s got your grandparents and her sister with her. Take care and be strong.

  • I love you so much sister I miss you