Jules Bernard Dill, 97, of Connellsville, passed away peacefully surrounded by his loving family on Monday April 22, 2019 at home.
He was born on July 11, 1921 in Connellsville, a son of the late George P. and Louise (Schlinger) Dill.
He was Lutheran by Faith. After completing high school, Jules served his Country in the United States Navy in Panama. Once he returned from his service, he was employed through and retired from PennDot after many years.
Jules was a longtime member of the Connellsville Township Volunteer Fire Department.
Jules is survived by his loving children, James Dill and his late wife, Peggy of Connellsville, Jules Dill and wife Maureen of Ebensburg; 6 grandchildren, Erik, Tony, Todd, Jamie, Jason, and Leigh Ann; 14 great-grandchildren.
In addition to his parents, Jules was preceded in death by his wife of 69 years, Loretta Hannah (Woods) Dill; four sisters, Margaret, Francis, Agnes and Marlene; two brothers, Robert and Henry and infant twin brother and sister.
Family and friends will be received in the PAUL G. FINK FUNERAL HOME, INC. 418 North Pittsburgh Street Connellsville, PA 15425 on Thursday from 2pm – 8pm, with a Memorial Ritual being held by the Connellsville Township Volunteer Fire Department at 7:30pm.
Additional visitation will be held on Friday from 9am until the hour of the funeral service at 11am with Pastor Lee Maley officiating.
Interment will follow at Green Ridge Memorial Park, Connellsville with full Military Rites accorded by the V.F.W. Post 21 and the American Legion Posts 301 and 762.
If you wish to leave an online condolence for the family, please visit our website: www.paulgfinkfuneralhome.com.