Pulliam Funeral Chapel

DWIGHT L. QUILLMAN 76 Oblong, IL. formerly of Sesser, IL.

VISITATION: 5 -7 p.m. Monday April 16, 2001

FUNERAL: 7:00 p.m. Monday April 16, 2001
Pulliam Funeral Home - Oblong, IL.

GRAVESIDE SERVICE: 1:00 p.m. Tuesday April 17, 2001
Maple Hill Cemetery Sesser, IL.

MEMORIALS: Oblong American Legion Post #219

Dwight L. Quillman 76, Oblong, IL. died Thursday April 12, 2001

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 Dorothy

(Waggoner) Holmes in Terre Haute, IN. Dwight was a coal miner

and for several years as a truck driver for National Cartage. He

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 rural

Oblong, Oblong American Legion Post #219, Life member of

Cox V.F.W.Post #4753 Sesser, IL. His hobbies included small

engine and mower repair.

Dwight is survived by his wife Dorothy; Grandchildren Sarah &

John Birkofer, Cindy & Scott Williamson and Jeff Monroney; 5

Great Grandchildren; 2 Sisters & Son-In-Law Ruth Ann King and

Sharon & Gary Manis; Step Daughter Marsha Holmes; and several

nieces and nephews. Dwight is preceded in death by his Parents,

2 Sisters Leona Thompson & Joan Clinton; 1 Nephew Alan Manis;

Step Son Arthur Holmes.

Burial will be in Maple Hill Cemetery with military rites conducted

by combined units of Cox V.F.W. Post 4753 and Bates American

Legion Post #560, both of Sesser, IL.


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