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Wanda Dillon
  • 52 years old
  • Date of birth: Nov 3, 1959
  • Date of passing: Dec 21, 2011
Let the memory of Wanda be with us forever.

This memorial website was created in the memory of our loved one, Wanda Dillon, 52, born on November 3, 1959 and passed away on December 21, 2011. We will remember her forever.  She had a deep love of and extraordinary gift with animals and was widely known for this.
A very kind and giving person, she will be dearly missed. 

Wanda's Gifts:
Wanda planned ahead and donated her organs and body.  We were informed they already performed a successful liver transplant for a recipient and have two recipients lined up for kidney transplants.  We're so happy she's making someones Christmas so bright with this generosity.  More about this: http://www.forevermissed.com/wanda-dillon/#lifestory

A memorial service celebrating Wanda’s life was held Tuesday, January 3, 2012, at Davidson Funeral Home, 858 Hickory Tree Road, Winston-Salem, NC 27127. 

Memorial Slide Show:

View it here: http://www.forevermissed.com/wanda-dillon/#gallery%2Fvideos%2F88081  We are working on making DVD copies of the slide show for those who are interested.  To request a DVD of the slide show, complete the form at this link: https://docs.google.com/spreadsheet/viewform?hl=en_US&formkey=dHBfN0VnSHhIOFVWSFlBUjVHRFc4c2c6MA#gid=0

From the Family:

The family wishes to thank everyone for their kindness and support during this difficult time.
The many gifts of food, visitations, plants, cards, letters, emails, and phone calls were very much appreciated. Please keep us in your prayers and positive thoughts as we deal with our loss.
The family requests any donations be sent to the Forsyth Humane Society or the American Cancer Society.

 

Memorial Tributes
This tribute was added by Loving Family on 3rd November 2016

"Remembering you on your birthday, sister.  Miss you."

This tribute was added by Loving Family on 21st December 2015

"Thinking of you.  Love and miss you dear sister.  - Your loving brother."

This tribute was added by Loving Family on 3rd November 2015

"Remembering you on your birthday.  Miss you.  - Your brother."

This tribute was added by Loving Family on 21st December 2014

"It's hard to believe it has been three years since you left us.  There will always be an empty place with your passing.  Love and miss you,

Your brother"

This tribute was added by Rosey Hill on 11th November 2014

"I thought of you on your birthday, as I do every year.  I so often think of you when I hear stories of animal rescues, because I know you would be right there in the middle of it!  I'm sure the animals in heaven are glad to have you to love on them!"

This tribute was added by Loving Family on 3rd November 2014

"Thinking of you on your birthday - miss you, sweet sister.
- Your loving brother"

This tribute was added by Loving Family on 3rd November 2013

"Thinking of you on your birthday today and miss you so much.
- Your loving brother"

This tribute was added by Your Brother Jim on 21st December 2012

"Really miss you dear sister.  Been thinking about you alot this week.
I know you wouldn't want us to be sad but it's difficult.  Christmas won't be the same.  You are always in our hearts."

This tribute was added by Karianne Walker on 21st December 2012

"Just recently found out Sidney is in kidney failure, & of course, thought about you & the fact that you would have been as upset as I am because she was like your own.  You would have loved on her & taken care of her - & gone the extra mile like I saw you do more times than I can count, and I so appreciated it.  Me and my girls miss you & I thought about you alot the past few days."

This tribute was added by Philip Dillon on 20th December 2012

"I know we mark your passing on the 21th but it was this morning at at 5:30 AM on the 20th that  you last spoke to me. And all you ask me, were is Ozzie, to make sure I had not left him somewhere that he might fall.  It has been a difficult year.
I relay miss you."

This tribute was added by Sharon Greene on 3rd November 2012

"Wanda, you have been on my mind so much lately. I  didn't get to see you as often as I liked, but I always knew you were only a phone call away when I needed you. We really miss you."

This tribute was added by Your Brother Jim on 3rd November 2012

"Remembering you today on your birthday, sweet sister."

This tribute was added by Your Brother Jim on 21st October 2012

"Ten months today.  I think of you often.  I know would want us
to go on in our lives and not harbor sadness.  I'm doing my best
to do that...."

This tribute was added by Your Brother Jim on 21st September 2012

"Nine  months today...
I miss talking with you on the phone, having dinner together. and a thousand other little things.  You are still in my heart."

This tribute was added by Your Brother Jim on 21st August 2012

"Eight months today...
Still thinking of you.  Miss and love you, sweet sister.
Life is going on - as it should be...."

This tribute was added by Philip Dillon on 13th July 2012

"I lost Ozzie yesterday. I know he is with you now and it must be comforting for both of you. I miss you so much your loving husband Philip"

This tribute was added by Your Brother Jim on 21st June 2012

"Six months today and your wedding anniversary.  Life is going on but it's still difficult with you being gone.  Miss you sweet sister."

This tribute was added by Your Brother Jim on 21st May 2012

"Five months and we still miss you deeply.
Remembering you with a loving heart."

This tribute was added by Your Brother Jim on 21st April 2012

"Four months since you spread your wings and flew.  
Still miss you dearly but I know you are okay."

This tribute was added by Your Brother Jim on 21st March 2012

"I can't believe it's three months already.  I spent quite a bit of time yesterday and today hitting thrift shops and of course I thought of you alot spending one of your days off bargain hunting.  
Miss and love you."

This tribute was added by Your Brother Jim on 21st February 2012

"It's been two months since you left us.  I still miss you deeply, little sister."

This tribute was added by Your Brother Jim on 21st January 2012

"Today marks one month since you passed. I miss you sis and I know in time the pain will get better.  Love you."

This tribute was added by Keith Tucker on 9th January 2012

"I work in the same TWC building as Wanda did and always spoke to her when we passed each other. 12/19 I gave her a bag of home made candy for Christmas and she smiled and thanked me with a sparkle in her eyes...Will see you again in Heaven Wanda and have some candy together :-)  May God Bless each in your family...Proverbs 3:5-6"

This tribute was added by Tina Craver on 5th January 2012

"Wanda, you were a special light in this world of darkness, my life has truly been blessed just by knowing you.  I know that you will always be with us TWC front counter girls, forever with us, in our hearts and you will be "forever missed".  Much love to your family and I hope they will always know that your TWC family will always be there for any of them."

This tribute was added by Beverly Yeager on 1st January 2012

"Gone too soon!  Shirley and I send our love, sympathy and prayers to you and your family!"

This tribute was added by PATTY GLENN on 30th December 2011

"GONE BUT NOT FORGOTTEN.....TRUE FRIENDS ARE LIKE DIAMONDS  PRECIOUS   BUT RARE.....WANDA  YOU WERE A DIAMOND....WE LOVE YOU  BUT GOD LOVED YOU BEST"

This tribute was added by Samantha Murchison on 28th December 2011

"You have been one of the biggest blessings in my life.  You were always there for me with whatever I needed, often before I knew that I needed it; a true angel on earth.  Even though heaven has called you home, somehow I know you will keep a close eye on us all.  Avery, Molli, and I miss you and love you deeply."

This tribute was added by Sharon Greene on 28th December 2011

"We will miss Wanda for so many reasons. She was  such a wealth of knowledge about so many things and especially my furry children. She was always my go to girl when my babies were not feeling good. She was loving and caring and will always have a special place in my heart."

This tribute was added by Philip Dillon on 27th December 2011

"Wanda touched the lives of many people with her generosity and willingness to give unselfishly. Family and friends are invited to attend visitation on Tuesday, January 3, 2012, from 6:00-7:30 p.m. with a memorial service to celebrate her life directly following visitation. Services will be held at Davidson Funeral Home, 858 Hickory Tree Road, Winston-Salem, NC 27127.  The family requests that all"

This tribute was added by Karianne Walker on 25th December 2011

"You were my dogsitter for the past 14 years, but more than that, a
loyal, reliable, caring, giving friend, that I will miss for the rest of my life.
I was richly blessed to have known you, and will try to honor your memory by being more like you.  I know heaven brightened up when you arrived, but my heart aches."

This tribute was added by Rosey Hill on 24th December 2011

"So sad to lose such a good person too soon. There are many cats and dogs who have good ives now due to your efforts.  I'm sure those that went before you greeted you at heaven's door, tails wagging and ready to jump all over you!  God bless you and those missing you."

This tribute was added by Darian Roberts on 24th December 2011

"I will miss your smile and up lifting attitude. For everything you did for others I know God has another Angel."

This tribute was added by Loving Family on 24th December 2011

"I miss you so deeply already.  Thank you for being
such a good sister to me and such a special person.
It tears my heart to pieces to see you leave so soon.
Your loving brother."


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