Age 87, passed away May 21, 2011. She was born April 13, 1924, to Rev. Eugene and Blanch Bowser, in Lansing. Eulalia married Kenneth W. Dillingham, the love of her life, on May 29, 1943. He preceded her in death March 25, 1993. Two granddaughters, Angela Parks and Heather (Sweet) Cadwell also preceded her in death, as well as her four brothers and four sisters.
Surviving her are: four daughters, Karolyn (Carlo) Poggi of Maumee, OH, Pamela (Joe) Sohn of Okemos Kenzie Smith of Okemos, and Dorothy (Richard) Pitt of Hoosick Falls, NY; eight grandchildren; eleven great-grandchildren; and special friend, Margaret Vagaski and her family.
The family would like to thank Bob Davis and his wonderful caregivers at Olive Branch in Perry, and also, special thanks to Grace Hospice for their tender loving care.
The funeral service will be held at 12:00 Noon, Wednesday, May 25, 2011, at the Estes-Leadley Greater Lansing Chapel, with interment to follow in Evergreen Cemetery. The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 9:00 a.m. until service time on Wednesday. Memorial contributions may be made in loving memory of “Grandma Dillingham” to the Children’s Miracle Network.