Life Story for Thomas P. Dillon
Thomas P. Dillon, of Danbury, CT, died peacefully at home on Monday November 6, 2017. He was 76 years old.
Born on September 21, 1941 in Manhattan, NY son of the late Thomas and Margaret (O’Malley) Dillon. He graduated from Cardinal Hayes High School and honorably served in the US Army from 1958-1962.
On February 17, 1968 he married the love of his life Regina Toner in the Bronx, NY. Together they moved to Brewster, NY and for the last 16 years have lived in Danbury, CT.
Thomas was a maintenance mechanic for Transkrit Corp as well as The Elevator Construction Union for many years before retiring in 2003. He was an active parishioner at St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Church in Ridgefield, CT. He was also a member of the Knights of Columbus.
Mr. Dillon is not only survived by his wife Regina but also his 3 children; Kevin Dillon, Colleen Skelly (Jeffrey) and Patrick Dillon, his sister Eileen Connell and one grandchild Connor Skelly. He was predeceased by his brother William.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Thursday November 9, 2017 at 11am at St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Church, Ridgefield, CT. Interment will be private. Visitation will be held on Wednesday November 8, 2017 at Beecher Funeral Home, 1 Putnam Avenue, Brewster, NY from 4pm-8pm.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to regional Hospice of Western Connecticut.