Bernard Duane “Coach” Dill, 65, of Kittanning passed away on February 2, 2020 in the Indiana Regional Medical Center. He was born on April 7, 1954 to the late Bernard “Bud” & Charlotte (White) Dill. He grew up on a dairy farm and helped his father until selling the farm.
He was a graduate of Dayton High School and Indiana University of Pennsylvania. Mr. Dill was a teacher at the Blairsville-Saltsburg High School for 34 years along with coaching the high school girls softball team for 25 years. Also he was a P.I.A.A umpire for girls softball. He gave his mother loving care when she needed assistance the last 10 years of her life. He was an avid rifle and muzzleloader hunter and a fisherman including ice fishing. He enjoyed golfing and liked to travel to various courses. Also, enjoyed bowling locally as well as traveling to various tournaments. Also, all family gatherings and visiting with his friends.
He was a lifetime member of the Mt. Zion Presbyterian Church. As well as the Indiana Fraternal Order of the Eagles, Indiana Loyal Order of Moose, the Indiana American Legion and the Pine Creek Sportsmen’s Club.
He will be greatly missed by his sister, Shirley Dill of Indiana and his numerous cousins.
Family and friends may call from 6:00 – 8:00 pm on Wednesday February 5, 2020 and Thursday February 6, 2020 from 2:00 – 4:00pm and 6:00 – 8:00pm in the Kennedy & Blodgett Funeral Home, 253 North Grant Ave., Kittanning, Pa 16201. Additional Viewing will be held on Friday February 7, 2020 in the Mt. Zion Presbyterian Church, 1433 State Route 28/66, Templeton ,Pa from 10:00am until time of funeral services at 11:00am with Rev. Brad Martin officiating. Interment will be in the Mateer Cemetery, Boggs Twp. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Mt. Zion Presbyterian Church, 1433 State Route 28/66, Templeton,PA 16259
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Mt. Zion Presbyterian Church
1433 State Route 28/66, Templeton PA 16259