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Carole Jeanne Dillingham

November 10, 1930 - May 26, 2018

Carole Jeanne Dillingham, 87, of Schulenburg, TX formerly of Columbus, TX, passed away on May 26, 2018 in Austin, TX.

She was born on November 10, 1930 to John Hugh Hall and Grace Elizabeth Eulitt Hall in Commerce, OK. On July 13, 1946 she married John Howard Dillingham.

Carole was a stay at home mom for several years until the children were older; she was a Pastor's wife; and executive assistant to the C.E.O. of the Menninger Foundation.

Carole is survived by her son Alan E. Dillingham and wife Sabine, nephew Pete Silva and wife Sherry, grandchildren Lisa Marak and husband Randy, Lorry Beck and husband Saxon, Alan Shane Dillingham, and Blythe Dillingham, great-grandchildren Raven Behrens and husband Dustin, Saxon "Tad" Beck and wife Jesi, and Kendall Marak and fiance Hunter Hengst; and 6 great great grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband John Howard Dillingham, daughter Alana Dillingham Shimek, father John Hugh Hall, mother Grace Elizabeth Eulitt Hall, sister Mary Silva, and father-in-law John E. Dillingham.

Memorial services will be held Wednesday May 30, 2018 at 11:00 am at Weimar United Church of Christ with Glen Schoeneberg officiating.

Burial will be at Weimar Masonic Cemetery in Weimar, TX.

Pallbearers are Randy Marak, Alan Shane Dillingham, Saxon Beck, Saxon "Tad" Beck, Jr., Dustin Behrens, Hunter Hengst, and Daniel Shimek.

Memorials may be made to Hospice of South Texas 605 E Locust Ave, Victoria, TX 77901-3933 or charity of your choice.


Carole Jeanne Dillingham
November 10, 1930 - May 26, 2018



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