Kathleen E. Dillon

  • Born: July 29, 1933
  • Died: August 2, 2020
  • Location: Ridley Park, Pennsylvania

Cavanagh Family Funeral Home

301 Chester Pike
Norwood, PA 19074

Tel. (610) 532-3120

Tribute & Message From The Family

Kathleen E. Dillon, 87 of Ridley Park passed away Sunday August 2, 2020 with her four loving children by her side. She was born July 29, 1933 in Philadelphia to the late Francis & Catherine (Murphy) Houghton. Kathleen was a graduate of West Catholic High School and was employed by the government as a young woman. Her main love was her family and she enjoyed reading, sports, dancing and singing.

In her golden years, Kathleen loved spending time in Rehoboth Beach by the "big waters" there at her beach home. She also enjoyed boating, crabbing and fishing with her loved ones by her side. In addition to her parents, Kathleen was preceded in death by her loving husband, Edward P. Dillon, Sr.; Siblings, Eleanor, Joseph, Francis and Jeanette; Nephew, Frankie; & Sister in law, Anna Marie Gallagher.

Surviving family include her children, Kathleen Spicer, Joanne Kline, Edward P. Dillon, Jr. and Colleen Hendrick; Grandchildren, Kristin, Shana, Sarah, Zackary, Colleen, Jarett, Brett, Kylie and Eddie; 4 great grandchildren; also many loving nieces, nephews, cousins, family and friends.

Family and friends are invited to her visitation Saturday August 8th from 9:30 to 10:30 AM at St. Madeline Catholic Church, corner of Morton Avenue & Penn Street, Ridley Park, PA 19078. Funeral Mass will immediately follow at 10:30 AM. Interment in Holy Cross Cemetery, Yeadon, PA.