David A. Dillon of Hudson, NH, formerly of Chelmsford, MA
David A. Dillon, 56, of Hudson, NH, formerly of Chelmsford, passed away peacefully surrounded by his loving family and friends on Thursday, October 5, 2017 at the Community Hospice House in Merrimack NH.
He was married to Denise A. Dillon with whom he celebrated their 30th wedding anniversary on September 5, 2017.
Born in Lowell, he was the son of the late Frederick C. and Margaret “Joan” Dillon. He graduated from Nashoba Technical High School with the class of 1980.
David worked as a correction officer for over twenty-five years with the Department of Corrections at MCI-Shirley, MA. He also worked in construction and carpentry for many years.
He was a former communicant of St. Mary Church in Chelmsford and St. Katherine Church in Hudson, NH.
David was a dedicated and devoted husband and father, who loved spending time with his family and always put others before himself. He enjoyed cooking, working in the yard, and traveling, especially to Foxwoods, Las Vegas, and tropical islands.
David was also an avid New England Patriots fan.
Besides his wife he is survived by his son, Jeffrey Dillon of Hudson, NH; daughter, Erica Dillon of Hudson, NH; brother, Kevin Dillon and his wife, Louise of Hudson, NH; sister, Kimberly and her husband, Roland Demers of N. Chelmsford; father-in-law, Roland Laurin of Chelmsford; three brothers-in-laws; two sisters-in-law and many nieces and nephews.
He was predeceased by his beloved daughter, Rachel Dillon, who passed away in January of 1990, and his brother, Frederick Dillon.
Visiting hours Mon. 4-8P.M. Funeral Tues. at 10A.M. from the DOLAN FUNERAL HOME 106 MIDDLESEX ST. CHELMSFORD, with a funeral Mass at 11A.M. at St. Mary Church. Burial in the Pine Ridge Cemetery, Chelmsford. Memorials may be made in his name to the LGH Cancer Center, 295 Varnum Avenue, Lowell, MA 01854 and the Community Hospice House, 210 Naticook Road, Merrimack, NH 03054. ARRANGEMENTS BY DOLAN FUNERAL HOME 978-251-4041. Guestbook at www.dolanfuneralhome.com