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Mary W. (Wildman) Dillon

April 27, 1923 ~ May 5, 2018 (age 95)

Troy - Mary Wildman Dillon, 95, died at home on Saturday, May 5, 2018. Born in Lansingburgh, where she resided most of her life, she was the daughter of the late T. Albert and Fannie (DeLong) Wildman and the wife of the late John H. Dillon. She was the mother of Elida R. Dillon of Lansingburgh and Mary D. (Joseph) Brady of Moreau and grandmother of Shayne J. Brady of Moreau.

Mary was a lifelong communicant of Trinity Church Lansingburgh where she served as a member of the Women of Trinity and on the Vestry. She was a member of the Women's Association of the Leonard Hospital where she volunteered for thirteen years.

Mary graduated from Lansingburgh High School and Troy Business College and was employed for many years as an executive secretary.

Besides her parents and husband, Mary was predeceased by her sister June W. O'Malley (late Kenneth O’Malley), her brothers Thomas A. Wildman, Jr. (late Alice N. Wildman) and Franklyn D. Wildman.

She is also survived by sisters-in-law Mary C. Wildman of Troy and Mary Rose Roberts (late Robert Roberts) of Rock City Falls, several nieces and nephews and grand-nieces and grand-nephews, cousins, and very special friends Jim and Denise Hardy.

Thank you to Deana Viscanti and her team for providing wonderful care to our mother during the last few months of her life.

Calling hours will be held on Thursday, May 10 from 4 to 7 P.M. at the Bryce Funeral Home, 276 Pawling Avenue, Troy. The funeral service will commence at 9:15 A.M. Friday, May 11th at the Bryce Funeral Home, and thence to Trinity Church Lansingburgh, 585 4th Avenue, Troy, where the Mass of the Resurrection will be celebrated at 10:00 AM with Reverend Desmond Francis officiating. 

Burial will take place at Oakwood Cemetery, Troy. 

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Trinity Church Lansingburgh Memorial Fund, P.O. Box 212, Troy, NY 12182. 

Donations may be made to:

Trinity Episcopal Church
585 Fourth Avenue, Troy NY 12182

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