Mildred "Millie" Dillard
July 31, 1921 – October 20, 2018
Mildred Marjorie Dillard, age 97, passed away on Saturday, October 20, 2018 in Vancouver, Washington. Millie was a resident of Arms Wide Open Adult Care. She was born in La Center to Anna and Robert Lund on July 31, 1921. Millie attended Pine Grove School which was located on the family farm and then attended La Center Schools, graduating in 1939. During her early adult years she lived in Portland and worked for McKesson Robbins. Later in life, she worked as a cook for twenty years at a Moorehaven Nursing Home in La Center. Millie loved life on the farm and had a lifelong passion for all animals. She is survived by her son, Michael Dillard of Valley, Washington; daughter, Kathy Wilson of Kelso, Washington; four grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her son, Daniel, in 1972. A memorial service will be held at 2:00 on Saturday, November 10, at Highland Lutheran Church in La Center. Vancouver Funeral Chapel is in charge of arrangements. In Lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Arms Wide Open LLC, 10503 NE 21st St., Vancouver, WA 98664.
- Memorial Service Saturday, November 10, 2018