Roy Lee Dill, 80, of Salina, passed away on Friday, March 17,2017 in Pryor. He was born on January 17, 1937 in Garfield, Kansas; the son of Archie and LaVaughn (Beshears) Dill. He looked forward to spending time with his family, he especially loved Christmas eve with his kids. He also enjoyed going fishing anytime that he could go. Roy was a wonderful husband and dad and will be missed by all who knew and loved him.
Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m., Friday, March 24, 2017 in the Homeward Bound Church in Salina, Oklahoma with Tim McCuran officiating. Burial will follow in the Boatman Cemetery with David Dill, Bobby Peterson, Roy Dill, Roy Michael Dill, Jeremy Dill and Kobe Dill Serving as casket bearers. Visitation will be held from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m., Thursday, March 23, 2017 in the Shipman's Funeral Home Chapel. To leave his family a message, please visit his Tribute Wall at www.shipmansfuneralhome.com. Arrangements are under the direction of Shipman's Funeral & Cremation Service.
Roy is survived by his wife, Sharon Dill of the home; sons, Roy Howard Dill and wife Brenda of Tulsa, Oklahoma, David Eugene Dill & Laura Cordray of Checotah; daughters. Sharron Kay Hurley & husband Ken of California, Debra Lavon Bennett & husband Alvin of Tulsa, Oklahoma, Terry Bumgarner & husband Sam of Turley, Oklahoma; 15 grandchildren and 5 great grandchildren. He is preceded in death by his parents, Archie and LaVaughn Dill; daughter, Donna Austin; brother, Larry Vernon Dill; sisters, Corene Cooper, Elnora Chapman and Lorene.
Published on March 27, 2017