Robert "Bobby" Dillie

January 23, 1972 ~ June 12, 2023 (age 51) 51 Years Old


Robert “Bobby” Dillie, age 51, Dunkirk, passed away on Monday, June 12, 2023, at IU Health Ball Memorial Hospital in Muncie. 

Bobby was born on January 23, 1972 in Anderson, the son of Nancy Patton.  He was raised by Vern and Maxine Dillie.  Bobby graduated from Jay County High School in 1990 and earned a certificate from IVY Tech in Autobody and Paint. He worked for E&T Tree and Landscape.  Bobby enjoyed working in autobody and paint.  His passion was to restore cars.  He enjoyed 80’s rock and singing karaoke.  He never met a stranger and enjoyed making everyone he met laugh.  Bobby married Arrowana Cline in 2017. 

Survivors include:

His wife:  Arrowana Dillie – Dunkirk

His children:  Brandon Keith Resler (wife Katelyn) – Portland

                      Arralina Breisch (husband Anthony) – Portland

Grandmother:  Grace Shipley – Anderson

Aunt: Maxine Baird – Anderson

Brother:  Bill Dillie – Flint, Michigan

Grandchildren:  Bralyn and Rockie Resler

Bonus children:  Dylan Bowler, Deryk Bowler, Jordan Coons, Damian Resler and Gabriella Breisch

Honorary father:  Jim Bergdoll – Dunkirk

He was preceded in death by a son Andrew Cooper

Visitation will be held on Thursday from 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. at Williamson-Spencer and Penrod Funeral Home in Portland.  Funeral services will follow at 2 p.m. on Thursday at the funeral home.  Pastor Paul VanCise will officiate and burial will follow at Green Park Cemetery in Portland. 

Because of Bobby’s love for cars, the family request you dress in car show attire. 

Memorials may be directed towards Jay County Cancer Society or Jay County Humane Society. 

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June 15, 2023

11:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Williamson, Spencer and Penrod Funeral Homes - Portland Chapel
208 N. Commerce
Portland, IN 47371

Funeral Service
June 15, 2023

2:00 PM
Williamson, Spencer and Penrod Funeral Homes - Portland Chapel
208 N. Commerce
Portland, IN 47371


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