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Peggy A. Dillon

Born April 10, 1937

Peggy A. Dillon, age 78, of Middletown, DE, passed away peacefully on Saturday, March 12, 2016, after a long battle with COPD.

Born in Newark, DE on April 10, 1937, Peggy was the daughter of the late John L. Moore, Sr. and Gladys Moore-Haley. She devoted her life to raising her family and was a talented homemaker.

In her leisure time, Peggy enjoyed reading, completing word searches and crossword puzzles and watching professional wrestling on television. She adored spending time with her family and was a loving sister, mother, grandmother, great grandmother and friend. Peggy will be long remembered for her sharp wit and wise cracking personality and will be dearly missed by all who knew her.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Sherman E. Dillon. Peggy is survived by her brother, John L. Moore, Jr. (Gladys) of Bear; sons, Russell L. Dillon (Jodi) of Lewes and Gary E. Dillon (Lauren) of Bear; daughter, Florence E. Hudak (Bob) of Townsend. She is also survived by her grandchildren and great grandchildren.

The family wishes to extend their sincere appreciation to the staff of Delaware Hospice and Shore Care for the loving and supportive care they provided to Peggy.

Funeral services and interment will be held privately.

In lieu of flowers, contributions in Peggy’s memory may be made to Delaware Hospice, 16 Polly Drummond Center, Second Floor, Newark, DE 19711.

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25 Condolences for Peggy A. Dillon

  • Rest in Peace Mom. You were the best Mom/Mother in Law I could have hoped for. You loved me as your own, unconditionally for 42 years. Will miss your support, your sarcasm, your stories, your heart and your laughter !! I will always love you and cherish the memories we made together.

  • A childhood full of memories to my Dillon & Moore Families. It is always a sadness when God whispers for his children to come home and leaves us void of their presence here on earth. I cry with you all over the loss of “mom” to so many. My thoughts are with you all in so many different ways. Peace be with you all!

  • Dearest Peg, we will miss your laughter and smiles that filled our lives for many years. Thank u for all the joy you shared with us for sooo long. We loved you very much.
    Linda and Ed

  • Dearest Peg, Thank you for all the joy you gave us for soo long. We loved u for many wonderful years. Jesus has your promised home ready for u.
    Ed & Linda

  • Our thoughts and prayers are with you all Sincerely, Paul & Ann

  • Dearest Liz. Erica and Family I am so very sorry for your loss

  • Flo,
    You and your family are in my thoughts and prayers.

  • Peggy – Rest In Peace My Dear Friend and Until We Meet Again – God Be With You ! God Bless You …….

  • Flo and Russell, My Sincere Condolences to both of you!!!! May you Cherish your Fond Memories…….and Celebrate her Life!!! ❤️
    Much Love to you both!! ❤️ ❤️ ❤️ ❤️

  • Russ, Gary & Flo, sorry to hear of mom’s passing. Remembering the good years gone by and the great times we had. You are all in my thoughts and prayers.

  • Flo so sorry to hear about your mom, s ghost e was a special lady, if i can do anything to help you thru this please k et me know. My payers are with you. Luv ya

  • So sorry for your loss. Your mom was a beautiful person. May you let your memories help heal the pain you are feeling today.

  • Sorry for your loss Dillon Family. I will keep you in my Prayers.

  • So sorry to hear this news. Lots of great memories. Thoughts and prayers for all of you,

  • Awesome lady

  • I wish we would have had a chance to have known you over these lost years thar was taken from us.I still remember the first time I meet you. You said to me you can call me mom.Well rest in peace (MOM).

  • My heartfelt condolences and prayers to family and friends. I will cherish my many memories of Peg. She was funny and fun loving and her laugh will be with me always. She will be missed dearly♡♡♡♡♡

  • We are so sorry for the loss of an Amazing Woman! You all are in our Thoughts and Prayers.your Mom – Grandmom touched so many people with her sweet Personality and that smile and Laugh of hers . I am glad to have had some special memories working with her at Flos place. We had fun and lots of special talks that I will never forget. God has gained another Angel
    Sharon Baker

  • Rest in Peace Peggy. You were always a very friendly and loving person. I have not seen you for a long time but I will never forget you. I still remember you traveling with the First Staters and I always wanted to travel with you. We always had a great time, you were not another parent, you were one of the guys.

  • Mom, remembering all the good times when you would laugh and at all our dumb shit we would do! Will miss you and loved you.

  • Thinking of you and your family Flo during this time. We remember your Mom well from the salon. God bless all of you and may your Mom rest in peace. Love, Kathy & Bill

  • My sincere condolences to Gary, Flo and family. Peggy quick comebacks and wit is unforgettable. May she be at peace.

  • Flo and Family,
    I cannot tell you how sorry I am to hear of Peggy’s passing. The Bake Shoppe has lost another one of the nicest and funniest ladies I had ever worked with…My heart aches with sadness…She made a lot of people happy with her smile, laughter and quick wit…Please find comfort knowing she’s with a lot of old friends having coffee and sharing a joke or two…Blessings to all of you, Pam….One of the 3 P’s…Peggy, Patty & Pam

  • The Dillon Family,

    Please accept our heartfelt condolences on the loss of your mother. Today and always, may loving memories bring you peace, comfort, and strength. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family during this difficult time.

    Joan and Mark Forbes

  • Peggy you will be dearly missed by everybody who loved you. and you and my mom worked great together @ the bake shoppe I don’t know who had me in stiches the most you or her. I hope you and my mom have fun up in heaven.