Julia “Sheila” Dillon, 89, of Jacksonville Beach, passed away on August 22, 2018 in Jacksonville. She was born in Dingle, County Kerry, Ireland on January 11, 1929 and married Thomas Dillon on June 14, 1958 in New York.
There is a little less joy in the world with the passing of Sheila. She will be remembered for her indomitable spirit and one who lived life to the fullest.
Sheila is survived by her husband of 60 years, Tom; her children, Cathy (Stan) Edge of Jupiter, Brendon (Jacquelyn) Dillon of Neptune Beach, Kerry Dillon of Greenville, SC; and 5 grandchildren.
Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated on Tuesday, September 4, 2018 at St. Paul’s Catholic Church, Jacksonville Beach with Fr. William Kelly officiating. Pallbearers were Justin Roberts, Patrick Dillon, James Dillon, Tyler Dillon, and Stan Edge. Interment at Chapel Hills Memory Garden, Jacksonville. Funeral arrangements entrusted to Hardage-Giddens Funeral Home, Jacksonville Beach.
The Dillon family wishes to extend our sincere thanks to the staff of Cypress Village, specifically to Pat, Corina, and Constance. We will always be grateful for the comfort you provided Sheila during her illness and passing.
In lieu of flowers, please make donations in Sheila’s name to your favorite charity.


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