Linda J. Dill, 70

Linda J. Dill, 70, of Wabash, died at 3:10 a.m., Sunday, Sept. 2, 2018, at her home.

She was born Jan. 27, 1948, in Park Rapids, Minn., to Melvin Clifford and Helen (Otto) Noland.

Linda was a 1967 graduate of Wabash High School. She married Theodore "Ted" Dill in Wabash on Sept. 11, 1967. She worked at Wagner's, General Tire, Miller's Merry Manor, Community Care, and the NAS Gas Citgo Station, all of Wabash, but her most important job was being a mother. Linda helped with Cub, Boy and Girl Scouts for several years. She enjoyed having cookouts, going to auctions, gardening, being outside, and especially loved her children and grandchildren.

She is survived by her husband, Theodore "Ted" Dill of Wabash; five children, Mary Ann (Ken) Estes of Peru, David (Crystal) Dill of Liberty Mills, Tracy Oaks of Wabash, Myron (Michelle) Dill of Liberty Mills, and Mary Alice Dill of Wabash; eight grandchildren, Spencer (David) Brown of Wabash, Nathan (Kirstin) Oaks of Elkhart, Austen (Autumn) Oaks of Wabash, Searria Dill of Lapeer, Mich., Arin Hill of Wabash, BreAnna Hill of Peru, Trevor Dill and Lindsey Dill, both of Liberty Mills; seven step-grandchildren, Rondel Estes of Marion, Amy (Oscar) Diaz of North Manchester, Jennifer Estes of Pennsylvania, Joshua Francis of Liberty Mills, David (Justin) Francis, Jr. of South Whitley, Thomas Rodriguez and Josie Rodriguez, both of Liberty Mills; 11 great-grandchildren; sister and brothers, Delorse Noland and Dennis Noland, both of Wabash, and Billy Jo (Linda) Noland of Kokomo.

She was preceded in death by her parents, son, Michael Dill, three brothers, and two sisters.

Funeral services will be 10 a.m., Thursday, Sept. 6, 2018, at Grandstaff-Hentgen Funeral Service, 1241 Manchester Ave., Wabash. Burial will be in Falls Cemetery, Wabash. 

Friends may call 4-8 p.m., Wednesday, at the funeral home.

Preferred memorial is Multiple Myeloma Foundation.

The memorial guest book for Linda may be signed at

Posted on 2018 Sep 04