Saturday, January 19, 2019
Avon United Church
17 Prince Street
Hantsport, Nova Scotia, Canada
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Lorna Swinamer posted a symbolic gesture
Saturday, January 19, 2019
Stan Kochanoff posted a condolence
Friday, January 18, 2019Dear Marilyn and family: Our belated condolences on the passing of Elwood. We go back a long way since our Jaycee days and some mutual political adventures. Our thoughts are with you. Stan and Peggy Kochanoff EZabN
Kevin MacLeod posted a condolence
Friday, January 18, 2019I was so sorry to hear of Elwood passing. I would like to express my condolences.
REg and Nancy MacMillan posted a condolence
Wednesday, January 16, 2019Our deepest sympathy to your family . You are in our thoughts and prayers... Reg and Nancy MacMillan
Christine Siteman posted a condolence
Monday, January 14, 2019Dear Mrs. Dillman; I am so sorry to hear of Mr. Dillman's passing. It was an honor and a privilege to assist you folks as long as I did. Christine Siteman RRT(formerly of Vitalaire)
Debby & Don Rose posted a condolence
Saturday, January 12, 2019Our deepest condolences to the Dillman family❤️
Vivian Ettinger posted a condolence
Saturday, January 12, 2019Dear Marilyn, To let you know that I am thinking of you and sending my heartfelt sympathy to you and to all who loved Elwood. I have wonderful memories of our time at St. James. May you own memories ease your sorrow and bring you peace. Vivian
Lolita Crosby posted a condolence
Saturday, January 12, 2019My deepest sympathy! I had the pleasure of working with Elwood on the Ben Jackson committee and had the privilege of doing some typing on some of his projects. A very intelligent man, a giant gentlemen. RIP
Donna Dillman posted a condolence
Saturday, January 12, 2019My sincerest sympathies to the family. Elwood was one giant of a man; always reaching out to help others less fortunate. With his passing, I'm particularly grateful that I had/took a few opportunities over the years to listen while he shared his stories, most especially those involving (my Dad and Granddad) Ellis and Clark Dillman. And stories were not all he shared...his writings and his jam also quickly come to mind. To those left behind, he is there in your heart, to be kept alive in the story telling. Much love and hugs from afar.
Wanda Myers posted a condolence
Saturday, January 12, 2019Marilyn ,My deepest sympathy to you & your family.May the fond memories warm your heart & bring a smile to your face. Wanda Myers
Annie Bird posted a condolence
Saturday, January 12, 2019It was my privilege to work with Elwood on the Ben Jackson memorial. Not only did he head up the committee of five but he succeeded in bringing the Civil War enactors with their black powder guns from New Brunswick to take part in the unveiling of the head stone in Jackson's honor at the Lockhartville cemetery. What a kind, patient, efficient, understanding gentleman he was. I learned so much from Elwood. We remained friends from then on. To Marilyn and all who mourn his passing I extend my heart felt sympathy. My heart aches for you. -- Love and Prayers -Annie
Paulina Beckman posted a condolence
Saturday, January 12, 2019Keith, Betty and family: Sincere condolences on the loss of Keith’s brother. Thoughts and prayers are with you at this sad time. Paulina Beckman and family
Elsie Langille posted a condolence
Friday, January 11, 2019My deepest sympathy, Marilyn and family in the loss of Elwood. I remember his many visits to RiverJohn and his fishing trips to the "Iron Bridge"
Ken and Mary smeltzer posted a condolence
Friday, January 11, 2019Sending our sincere condolences to Marilyn and family.
Cindy DeMont posted a condolence
Friday, January 11, 2019Over the years I had many great, long chats with Elwood. He was a great guy. Sincere condolences. Cindy DeMont
David Young posted a condolence
Friday, January 11, 2019My sincere condolences Marilyn and Jane. He was a wonderful man. My prayers and sympathies!
Beulah Wright posted a condolence
Friday, January 11, 2019Sincere sympathy in the loss of your husband
Paul Veinotte posted a condolence
Friday, January 11, 2019My sincere condolences to the Dillman family. I have fond memories of my time playing hockey with Chris and having Elwood cheering in the stands.
Anne Cole posted a condolence
Friday, January 11, 2019Dear Marilyn and family: Charlie and I offer our sincere condolences at this very sad occasion. Mom and Dad, Bessie and Al Harlow, thought so very highly of Elwood and valued him as a wonderful neighbour and very dear and respected friend. Dad watched the building of your house with such anticipation. I remember Mom's stories of helping Elwood with his terrible migraines. I also remember how very kind you both were to Mom staying with her after Dad's death until I arrived. Your friendship was such a gift. I hope that your memories will give you comfort at this difficult time. Anne Harlow Cole
LeRoy/Pat Lenethen posted a condolence
Friday, January 11, 2019Marilyn, Pat and I were sorry to hear of Elwood's passing. We know this loss will be hard on you and our thoughts and prayers are with you. Unfortunately, we are out of the country and will not be able to attend the service.
vesta singleton posted a condolence
Thursday, January 10, 2019Sending my condolences to the entire family.
Sue Fraser posted a condolence
Thursday, January 10, 2019Marilyn, Our deepest sympathy on the passing of Elwood. Keep all of the good memories close to your heart. Sincerely, Sue & Doug Fraser
Beverly & Gerald Peterson posted a condolence
Thursday, January 10, 2019So very sorry to hear, my condolences to the family
Sharon & Larry Armstrong posted a condolence
Thursday, January 10, 2019Condolences to Marilyn and all of Elwood's family. He shall be missed by the congregation of Avon United Church.
Darren Bishop posted a condolence
Thursday, January 10, 2019My sincere condolences to Elwood's family....have been away from Hantsport for over 35 yrs and have not seen him in a long time but do remember him well... his many visits to our gas station in his company car from the mill, always well dressed in a suit and tie going to or coming from a meeting somewhere. He always around town and sponsored me in the swim-a -thon for the pool at HMCC. Sorry to hear of his passing...
Rev Glennis Smith posted a condolence
Thursday, January 10, 2019Marilyn & Family, I am so saddened to hear of Elwood's passing. I have many fond memories of Elwood, from his famous Jams to his many conversations in my office or driveway. Elwood had great Faith and was often lifted in Spirit by prayer. In his struggle through the pain of Chris' illness, he would often show up at my office for quiet solitude and prayer. He deeply touched me in my time in Hantsport. My prayer is that you will find solace in your memories and in the faces of your Grandchildren. Be assured you are in my prayers and thoughts during this time. God Bless you all! Rev Glennis
Darcy and Rhonda Hlasny posted a condolence
Thursday, January 10, 2019Jane and Family I’m so sorry for your loss your dad will be missed by everyone our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family
Kim ross posted a condolence
Thursday, January 10, 2019To the dillman family My heart is with you at this difficult time. I knew Elwood when I worked in Hantsport in 1992 to 1997 he was one of my favourite people to see. He always tried to come off as this hard bear of a man but in truth he was a huge teddy bear. I still remember the day I realized he was a true and gentle giant,I was having a hard time at my job at that time Or a bad day andhe came in to my work and could tell I was very upset and he said tomorrow is a new day and things will work out and gave me a smile so warm and after that day would always crack a joke or say something to make me laugh. I remember telling him later that I thought he was a serious hard looking man he laughed and said “darn my secret is out”. I said he was just a giant teddy bear he said shhh don’t tell anyone. Rest In Peace my friend. Sending hugs to you his family.
Andrea Stevens posted a condolence
Thursday, January 10, 2019Dear Marilyn and family, My sincere condolences on the loss of your Elwood. I have many fond memories over the years beginning as far back as 1971 to 1973, when I was his secretary at CKF. It has been a privilege to have had him and you in my life these many years. Blessings to you and your family at this sad time. Andrea Porter Stevens Hantsport, NS
The family of Elwood Lewis Dillman uploaded a photo
Thursday, January 10, 2019