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July 12, 2014

Harold J. Dilley

MEADVILLE — Harold J. Dilley, 74, of Meadville, passed away Thursday, July 10, 2014, at Meadville Medical Center.

He was born on Aug. 26, 1939, in Dunmore, W.Va., a son of June G. Dilley and Edna Lee Jones Dilley. He married Joyce E. Snow on April 2, 1966. She survives.

He was a 1957 graduate of Meadville High School. He went to the electrician apprenticeship program and became a journeyman electrician. He was a member of the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers 712. He served his country with the U.S. National Guard.

Harold worked for Ethridge Electric and later purchased the business.

He liked to work on street rods and classic cars and attending car shows and events. He enjoyed watching sports and being with his grandchildren. He and his wife loved to travel and visited all 50 states in the U.S.

In addition to his loving wife, Joyce Dilley of Meadville, he is survived by a son, Brian Dilley and his wife, Tara, of Linesville; a daughter, Barbara Eisenberger and her husband, Charles, of Meadville; grandchildren, Morgan Dilley, Cody Stivanson and Scott Stivanson; great-grandchildren, Jamison, Rylan and Bristol; a sister, Wilma Brown of Chicago, Ill.; a brother, Jerry Dilley and his wife, Judy, of Richland, Wash.; and many nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents; his first wife, Carolyn Shartle Dilley; and an infant brother, Denny Dilley.

Family and friends are welcome to call on Monday from 4 to 7 p.m. at Roofner-Collins-Warren Funeral Home and Cremation Services Inc., 544 Chestnut St., Meadville.

The funeral will be held on Tuesday at 11 a.m. at the funeral home, with Pastor David Brumagin, chaplain of Meadville Medical Center, officiating.

Burial will take place in Greendale Cemetery, Meadville.

Please take a moment to share a memory, condolence or to order flowers for the family on Harold’s Book of Memories online at roofnercollinswarrenfh.com.

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