Dr. Richard “Dick” Carl Dillman, 83, of Raleigh, died June 5, 2015. He was born September 4, 1931 in Fort Dodge, Iowa. He is predeceased by his parents Carl and Erma (Cavanaugh) Dillman and older brother and sister Don and Alice.
He proudly served in the Navy from 1951-1955 during the Korean War.
Dr. Dillman received his DVM from Iowa State in 1961 and a PhD in Veterinary Pathology in 1968.
He married Carol Luella Heizer in 1964.
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Dr. Dillman worked at NCSU from 1975-1994 as a veterinary pathologist and retired as a Professor Emeritus.
He is survived by his wife, Carol Dillman; children, Teresa Anderson and Patrick Dillman; grandsons, Jesse, Silas, Caleb and Levi Anderson; and sisters-in-law, Martha Mason, Valerie Skovoth and Barbara Dillman.
A memorial service will be held in his honor on Saturday, June 27, 2015 at 2:00pm at Mitchell Funeral Home, 7209 Glenwood Ave., Raleigh, NC. Interment will follow at Raleigh Memorial Park. Condolences may be made online at www.MitchellatRMP.com