Paul E. Dillefeld, 68, of Canton, passed away at 7:26 p.m. on Friday, Aug. 3, 2018, at Mason District Hospital Emergency Room in Havana.

Paul E. Dillefeld, 68, of Canton, passed away at 7:26 p.m. on Friday, Aug. 3, 2018, at Mason District Hospital Emergency Room in Havana. He was born on July 31, 1950, in Canton, a son of Eldon and Charlotte (Eddy) Dillefeld. He married Toni Sepich on July 19, 1969, in Lewistown. She survives.


Also surviving are his children, Chad (Shannon) Dillefeld of Peoria and Jill Dillefeld of Canton; three grandchildren, Brooklyn, Cameron and Ella; four step-grandchildren; one brother, Mark (Patty) Dillefeld of Canton and two sisters, Gail (Jerry) Orwig of Canton and Dena (David) Foster of Oglesby.


Paul worked for Caterpillar and retired after 30 years of service. He later became the owner and operator of the Fairview Nursey. He was a member of Canton Gear Jammers and was a mason of the Masonic Lodge in Canton.


Funeral service will be at 10 a.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 7, 2018, at Sedgwick Funeral Homes & Crematory in Canton, where visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. on Monday, Aug. 6, 2018. Masonic services will be held at 7 p.m. Monday evening. Cremation rites will be accorded following the services. Burial of ashes will be held in St Joseph’s Catholic Cemetery in Canton at a later date. Memorials can be made to Congenital Heart Center. To leave online condolences please visit www.sedgwickfuneralhomes.com