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Lillian A Dill

Lillian A. (Sargent) Dill, 92, of 32 Hospital Hill Road, Gardner, formerly of 125 Connors Street, Gardner, died peacefully Saturday, October 31, 2015 in Wachusett Manor Nursing Home of Gardner, surrounded by her family, following a period of declining health.
She was born in Templeton on August 23, 1923, the daughter of the late Clarence and Annie (McMahon) Sargent.
Lillian was employed by the former Heywood Wakefield Company of Gardner, until her sons' were born. She spent many years as a stay at home mom, and later was employed by Simplex Time Recorder of Gardner as a stock room clerk, retiring in 1985.
She was a member of the former Sacred Heart of Jesus Church of Gardner.
Lillian was a very proud mother, mother-in-law, grandmother and great-grandmother. She loved her family unconditionally and her greatest joy was spending time with them. She especially adored her grandchildren and great-grandchildren who always brought a big smile to her face and made her laugh. Lillian resided at the Binnall House of Gardner for 8 years, a place where she enjoyed living and made many friends. She was always willing to help others, lend a hand to those in need, and to just be a friend to all.
She was predeceased by the love of her life, her husband of 43 years Milton "Nick" Dill who passed away on March 14, 1988.
Lillian leaves two sons, Stanley E. Dill and his wife Judi of Gardner and Bernard V. Dill and his wife Mindy of Gardner; one brother, Robert Sargent of Gardner; one sister, Barbara Williams of Gardner; four grandchildren, David Dill and his wife Gail of Leominster, Scott Dill and his wife Heidi of Baldwinville, Kristen Dill of Tampa, FL and Julie Kenyon and her husband Todd of Tampa, FL; five great-grandchildren, Samantha, Tyler, Jacob and Benjamin Dill and Ryan Kenyon; several nieces, nephews and cousins. She was predeceased by two brothers, Ronald and David Sargent.
Funeral Services will be held Saturday, November 7th from the Boucher Funeral Home, Inc., 110 Nichols Street, Gardner with a Mass at 11:00 a.m. in Annunciation Parish/Our Lady of the Holy Rosary Church, 135 Nichols Street, Gardner. Burial will be in St. John's Cemetery, Gardner.
Calling hours will be held Friday, November 6th from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. in the funeral home.
The family requests in lieu of flowers that memorial contributions be made in Lillian's name to Wachusett Manor Nursing Home, Activity Fund, 32 Hospital Hill Road, Gardner, MA 01440.
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Visitation Details

Friday, November 6th, 2015 6:00pm - 8:00pm, Boucher Funeral Home, Inc., 110 Nichols St., Gardner

Service Details

Saturday, November 7th, 2015 11:00am, Our Lady of the Holy Rosary Church, 135 Nichols St., Gardner

Interment Details

St. John's Cemetery, Gardner


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My deepest sympathy in Lillian's passing. She was truly a lovely sweet lady. I had been caring for her teeth for well over two decades and will miss her visits. She would always love to share her news about her family and the pride she took in her family was obvious. I admired her style and class! What a remarkable woman!

Elaine Nov 7 2015 12:00 AM

What a lovely lady Lil was! We had the pleasure of seeing her often at Bernie and Mindys home. She was such an example of a woman who always looked her best and had so much class! What a generation she came from! Our thoughts and prayers are with your family Love Renay & Jim

Renay & jim Nov 5 2015 12:00 AM

Dear Grammy So many fond and loving thoughts I have of our precious time together. You were an exceptional Mother-in-law to me. I will miss you so much especially all the "girl" time we spent together, I so enjoyed your love and your company. RIP my little sweetheart. Love Mindy

Mindy Nov 4 2015 12:00 AM

Gram, It was so hard to say goodbye to you and let you go. God was calling you home to be with him we had to let go. You were a true inspiration to me. I will never forget you and what you have done for all of us! Rest easy gram, I love you......

Scott Nov 3 2015 12:00 AM

Grammy, Thank you for always being there for me and Dad we would not have survived without you. I will miss you everyday, but I am happy that you are finally back in Grandpa's loving embrace. Love you to the moon!

Julie Nov 3 2015 12:00 AM

Stan, Judy, Misty, Nicholas and family, Our deepest sympathies and prayers are with you all. Our family is very sorry for your loss of Grandma Dill. Heaven has gained a beautiful angel. May she bring as much love and joy in her next life as she did here. Thinking of you all, Rae Ann, Tim and family

Rae Ann ( Snyder ) Specht Nov 3 2015 12:00 AM

You will always be an important part of my life. Thank you for loving my children. You were a great Grammy and we will miss you, but our memories will live forever in our heart. Love, Diana

Diana Lorion Nov 3 2015 12:00 AM

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