DWIGHT L. QUILLMAN 76 Oblong, IL. formerly of Sesser,
VISITATION: 5 -7 p.m. Monday April 16, 2001
FUNERAL: 7:00 p.m. Monday April 16, 2001
Pulliam Funeral Home - Oblong, IL.
MEMORIALS: Oblong American Legion Post #219
Dwight L. Quillman 76, Oblong, IL. died Thursday April
at his residence following an apparent heart attack.
He was born
November 9, 1924 in Sesser, IL., as was the son of Valley
Quillman & Opal Wingo. On March 17, 1988 he married
(Waggoner) Holmes in Terre Haute, IN. Dwight was a coal
and for several years as a truck driver for National
was a 21 year Veteran of the United States Air Force
and he also
served in W.W.II. He was a member of Seed Chapel Church
Oblong, Oblong American Legion Post #219, Life member
Cox V.F.W.Post #4753 Sesser, IL. His hobbies included
engine and mower repair.
Dwight is survived by his wife Dorothy; Grandchildren
John Birkofer, Cindy & Scott Williamson and Jeff
Great Grandchildren; 2 Sisters & Son-In-Law Ruth
Ann King and
Sharon & Gary Manis; Step Daughter Marsha Holmes;
nieces and nephews. Dwight is preceded in death by his
2 Sisters Leona Thompson & Joan Clinton; 1 Nephew
Step Son Arthur Holmes.
Burial will be in Maple Hill Cemetery with military
by combined units of Cox V.F.W. Post 4753 and Bates
Legion Post #560, both of Sesser, IL.