Nancy L. Dilyard

Birth Date: 
Tuesday, January 20, 1942
Date of Passing: 
Thursday, May 4, 2017

WOOSTER - Nancy L Dilyard, 75, of Wooster, passed away Thursday, May 4, 2017 at LifeCare Hospice in Wooster.

She was born January 20, 1942 in Wooster, the daughter of Carl and Nancy Massaro Paull. She married Ronald Dilyard on September 22, 1962.  He survives.

She retired in 1998 as a Senior Supervisor from First Federal Savings and Loan after 27 years of service and had previously worked as a secretary for Clyde C. Gault.  Nancy was a member of St. Mary Catholic Church.

Nancy was a loving wife, mother and grandmother who was timelessly devoted to her family.  She made all those that knew her feel loved and cared for.

Surviving in addition to her husband are her children, Matthew (Jennifer) Dilyard, Marianne (Brian) Vincent both of Wooster and Ann (Michael) Birtic of TX; grandchildren, Sophia, Breanna, Nick, Spencer and Keifer; her siblings, Charles (Nancy) Paull of East Greenwich, RI, Carol (Paul) Kopec of Wooster, Tim (Judy) Paull of Fredericksburg and Carl Paull, Jr. of Wooster, as well as many nieces and nephews.

Nancy was preceded in death by her parents and nephews, David Kopec and Nathaniel Dilyard.

There will be no calling hours.

A memorial mass will be held on Wednesday, May 10, 2017 at 11:30 a.m. at St. Mary Catholic Church, 527 Beall Ave., Wooster with Rev. Stephen Moran as celebrant.  Inurnment will follow in Sherwood Memorial Gardens.

McIntire, Bradham & Sleek Funeral Home, 216 E. Larwill St., Wooster is assisting the family.

Those who wish may make memorial contributions to LifeCare Hospice, 1900 Akron Rd., Wooster, OH 44691 or to the Wayne Co. Dog Shelter, 5694 Burbank Rd., Wooster, OH 44691.

Online condolences may be left for the family at

"I Love You"  Mom


Memorial Contributions: 

LifeCare Hospice, 1900 Akron Rd., Wooster, OH 44691 or Wayne Co. Dog Shelter, 5694 Burbank Rd., Wooster, OH 44691


No calling hours


Memorial Mass on Wednesday, May 10, 2017 at 11:30 a.m. at St. Mary Catholic Church, 527 Beall Ave., Wooster


Ron and family - We are so very sorry for your loss. Nancy was a lovely person, and we really enjoyed those times we spent with you all.

Russ & Ellen Gerber

Ron and family, I was so sorry to hear of Nancy's passing, she was always smiling and seemed happy! We went to high school at Wooster High! You and your family have my deepest sympathy. Myrtle Reynolds

May the God of all comfort be with your family during this difficult time. (2Corin. 1:3,4)

my heart goes out to you in this time of loss. I usually check out the Daily Record obituaries on line for familiar names and discovered your name assomeone I know. I can imagine the thoughts and grief you and your family must be feeling. May God's comfort be with you. Gordon Zook

Ron and family, so sorry to hear of Nancy's passing. We shared many happy days at First Federal together and
enjoyed lunch at Miller's Restaurant many times. May God be with you during this difficult time.
Sincerely, Connie Strock

To the Dilyard family
We are so sorry for your loss. I worked with her many years at First Federal and we had a great time. I will miss her laugh.
You all our in are thoughts & prayers
Pat & Keith Meshew

to all of Nancy lees family our thoughts and prayers. the micheal Shouler family.

I am so sorry for your loss. Nancy and I worked together at First Federal
for 20+ years. We shared lots of good memories. Praying for your family at
this time. Celebrate all the good memories.

Dear Ron & family-So very sorry to hear of Nancy's death. We enjoyed the time we spent with you as neighbors on Geyers Chapel Road. Nancy was a good friend to us and we will miss her.

To the Dilyard family,
I was so sorry to hear of Nancy's passing. I worked with Nancy at First Federal back in the seventies. She was so nice and fun to work with. You are in my thoughts and prayers.
Norma Bosley

Very sorry to hear the passing of Nancy, may God be with you during this time of sorrow.

Dear Ron and Family,
I am so sorry to learn of Nancy's passing. She was such a sweet, lovely person. We will be remembering your precious family during this time of loss and grief. Our deepest sympathy, Brenda and Bob Vance

So sorry... We went to St. Marys and Wooster H.S. - I remember her well...

My deepest sympathy for the loss of your wife, mother. I enjoyed working with Nancy at First Federal and Signal Bank many years ago. She was a very special lady and I learned so much from her. She was such a pleasure to work with. I know she will be missed by everyone that knew her.

Thoughts and prayers our with you.

Sending you thoughts of love and peace and prayers. Sorry for your loss. We have fond and happy memories of Aunt Nancy and our times together will be cherished. Love Vikki, Rylie, Carson and Stephen.

FOR TIM AND JUDY; You have are deepest Sympathy. So sorry about your sister. keep you in our prayers.GOD BLESS.

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