Frederick Allen Dillinger Jr., 63, Russiaville, passed away at 2:45 p.m. Monday, Nov. 6, 2017, at Fort Wayne V.A. Hospital. Frederick was born in Kokomo Oct. 11, 1954, to the late Frederick A. Dillinger Sr. and Melba (Lidy) Dillinger. He married Regina A. Frazier in Tipton on May 15, 1977.
He was in the U.S. Army. He retired from Chrysler Transmission Plant on April 30, 2007. He was a member of UAW Local 685. Frederick enjoyed woodworking, messing around with cars and spending time with his grandchildren.
Survivors include his wife, Regina Dillinger, Russiaville; daughters, Jennifer (Michael) Hadaway, Middlefork, Julia (Heath Knutson) Dillinger, Forest, and Jami (William Lavender) Dillinger, Russiaville; 10 grandchildren; two brothers, Marc Dillinger, Orlando, Florida, Scott Dillinger, Austin, Texas; a stepbrother, Jay Lidy, Peru.
He was preceded death by his parents; daughter, Jessica; and a sister, Lydia Morse.
Services will be at 1:30 p.m. Friday, Nov. 10, 2017, at Stout & Son Funeral Home, 200 E. Main St., Russiaville, with Pastor David Osborne officiating. Burial will follow in Kokomo Memorial Park, with military honors provided by the U.S. Army and the Kokomo Military Rites Team. Visitation will be from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Friday, also at the funeral home. Online condolences may be made at www.stoutandson.com. Stout & Son Funeral Home Russiaville is assisting the family with arrangements.
Published on November 8, 2017