Lucinda F. Dillen

Lucinda F. Dillen

Lucinda F. “Cindy” Dillen, 76, of Shelocta, passed away on Saturday, Jan. 11, 2020, at Indiana Regional Medical Center.

She was born Feb. 2, 1943, in Apollo, to Thomas and Martha (Baker) Bruner.

Cindy was a lifelong resident of the Shelocta area. She enjoyed cooking, gardening and spending time with her grandchildren.

Her memory will be cherished by her loving husband, Norman E. Dillen Sr., whom she married on March 11, 1959; two sons, Russell Dillen and wife Linda, of Shelocta, and Mark Dillen and wife Jenn, of Avonmore; grandchildren, Trevor Dillen and wife Lauren; Brittany Steffish and husband Taylor; Mya Eaglehouse and husband Phillip; Tara Lear and husband Shane; Dustin Dillen; and Savannah Dillen; seven great-grandchildren; brothers, Larry Bruner and wife Susan, of Butler; Steve Bruner and wife Kristine, of Kittanning; five sisters, Dorothy Greenwalt and husband Tom, of Florida; Janet Falkner and husband Chuck, of Kittanning; Meldred O’Neill and husband Dan, of Florida; Jacqueline Catanese and husband Joe, of Indiana; and Gloria Marquart and husband Dave, of Florida; and sister-in-law, Elsie Bruner, of Ford City.

She was preceded in death by her parents; a son, Norman Dillen Jr.; a great-grandson, Sawyer Steffish; two brothers, Thomas Bruner and Laird Bruner; and a sister, Sharon Bruner.

Friends and family will be received from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at the Clark Chapel of Bauer Funeral Home Inc., 238 Main St., Elderton.

Additional visitation will be held at 10 a.m. until the time of service at 11 a.m. Thursday at the funeral home with the Rev. David Marquart officiating.

Interment will be in South Bend Cemetery, Elderton.

Arrangements are handled by Clark Chapel of Bauer Funeral Home Inc.

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