Obituary of Kenneth Chester Dillman
DILLMAN, Kenneth Chester – age 72, of Carrolls Corner, passed away peacefully at home surrounded by the love of his family on October 31, 2019. Born in Dartmouth, he was a son of Cora (Fraser) and the late Chester Dillman.
Kenny loved his family. He was an avid fisherman and hunter and loved the outdoors. He was a hard worker. He had a clever, quick wit, and the best laugh. Kenny had a good heart and always thought of others before himself. He enjoyed socializing with friends and listening to country music.
He is survived by his mother, Cora; his children, Tracy (John), Lisa (Russell), Kenneth (Grace); grandchildren, Sarah, Jessica, Katelyn, Ben, Dane, Dimitri, Darius, Xavier; sisters, Minnie, Cora; brother, Darren; Kenneth’s mother, Linda; his companion, Dora; goddaughter, Diane Acker; and a large extended family.
He was predeceased by his father, Chester; siblings, David, Pat, Florence.
Cremation has taken place under the care and direction of Ettinger Funeral Home, Shubenacadie.
A celebration of Kenny’s life will be held 11am Tuesday, November 5, 2019 in St. Paul’s United Church, Antrim, student minister, Calvin Burt officiating. A reception will follow in the church basement.
Family flowers only. Donations in Kenny’s memory may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society.
Special thanks to Middle Musquodoboit VON and the palliative care team at Cobequid.
Condolences, words of comfort and memories of Kenny may be shared with the family at: www.ettingerfuneralhome.com
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