Dora S. Piller
Posted: Monday, Sep 16th, 2013
MENDOTA - Dora S. Piller, 88, of Mendota died Sept. 11, 2013 at Heritage Health, Mendota.
Services were held at 11 a.m. on Sept. 14 at St. Johnís Lutheran Church, Mendota with Rev. Dale Peterson officiating. Burial was at Restland Cemetery, Mendota. Visitation was from 5-7 p.m. on Sept. 13 at the Merritt Funeral Home.
Mrs. Piller was born Dec. 6, 1924 in Mendota to Henry and Lillie (Herman) Kerchner. She married Lester Piller on Dec. 27, 1941 in Mendota. He preceded her in death on Nov. 11, 1992.
Survivors include three sons, Duane (Beth) Piller of DeKalb, Dennis (Toni) Piller of Mendota and James (Martha) Piller of Mendota; two daughters, Kate (Ed) Hanson of Compton and Marilyn (Al) Cioni of Peoria; 15 grandchildren; 24 great-grandchildren; and two sisters, Esther Fischer of Mendota and Elizabeth Robinson of Mendota.
She was preceded in death by her husband; one daughter, Patti Marmion; two brothers and four sisters.
Mrs. Piller was a member of St. Johnís Lutheran Church, Mendota. She worked for a number of years as a sales clerk at the Mendota Sport Shop.
Memorials may be directed to Illinois Valley Hospice or the donorís choice.