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“Our thoughts and prayers are with your family. May the words in Psalms 147:3 give you hope and comfort. ”
1 of 11 | Posted by: Barb & Tom Layton - Salem, OH

“Deepest sympany to the family of a very lovely lady. She will be missed. Members and...Read More »
2 of 11 | Posted by: Lora Sheffield - Pittsfield Ohio

“Treasure the memories -- like all of us going to the county fair before school started for the year. Lili Faye will be greatly missed, I loved to...Read More »
3 of 11 | Posted by: Denny & Sandy MacDonald

“My thoughts and prayers go out to Dennis and Barb with the loss of your mom. What a wonderful lady and a very, very good friend of my mom. I can...Read More »
4 of 11 | Posted by: Larry Watson - Mansfield, OH

“To Dennis and Barb and family, May you be comforted with the wonderful memories of your mom, a very special and sweet gal. I still remember her smile. ”
5 of 11 | Posted by: Deb Jameyson Cochrane - Amherst

“Barb amd Dennis - So sorry to hear of your mom's passing. She and Phyllis and my mom, Virginia were all "partners in crime" and had wonderful times...Read More »
6 of 11 | Posted by: Mike and Sally Giar Wellington,OH

“I have very fond memories of my visits with Mrs. Dininger. I remember listening to Indians' games on the radio in her kitchen or living room and...Read More »
7 of 11 | Posted by: Thad Wilhelm - Troy, Michigan

“We were so sorry to learn of Lila's passing. We did not find out about it in time to attend calling hours. I knew Lila from working at Poiner's when...Read More »
8 of 11 | Posted by: Marla Lent - Wellington, OH

“Barb, I will always remember how sweet your Mom was to me. She would also keep me posted when i would see here on your "doings". Prayers go with...Read More »
9 of 11 | Posted by: judy Shepherd

“We much love! Mike ”
10 of 11 | Posted by: Michael and Rebecca Durkee

“Grandma D u will always be in my heart with warm memories. ”
11 of 11 | Posted by: Matt Dickson - Avon lake, OH

Lila Faye Dininger, 89, of Wellington, died Sunday, March 11, 2012 at the Elms Assisted Living. She was born on July 8, 1922 in Eaton Twp. to the late Claire and Edna (nee Sayers) Durkee.

Lila lived most of her life in the Wellington area and was a graduate of Wellington High School. She worked for a brief time at Forest City and later at Poiner Grocery Store. Lila enjoyed crossword puzzles and was an avid Cleveland sports fan; she especially loved to root on the Cleveland Indians. Lila volunteered for the Spirit of 76 Museum in Wellington and the Wellington Hospital. Her family and the time she spent with them were also dear to Lila.

Lila is survived by her children Barbara (Rich) Snezek of Lorain and Dennis (Cyndi) Dininger of Polk; grandchildren Brian Snezek, Denise Mulkey, Brittany Becker, Daryl, Eric, and Trevor Dininger; 9 great-grand children; sister Alta June Goss of Brighton, and several nieces and nephews including Dick Durkee. Lila was preceded in death by her loving husband Milo in 1966, brothers Don, Bernard, and Richard Durkee.

Friends and family will be received on Tuesday, March 13 from 6-8 p.m. at Norton-Eastman Funeral Home, 370 South Main, Wellington, where services will be held on Wednesday at 11 a.m. burial will follow at Greenwood Cemetery, Wellington. In lieu of flowers donations may be directed to the Elms Retirement Village C/O Janeal Hardoby, 115 Prospect Street, Wellington, OH 44090.

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Eastman Funeral Home
200 West Main Street New London, OH 44851
Tel. (419) 929-3781