Dillon Phillip Anderson, 22, Princeton
May 24, 1993 - August 2, 2015
Dillon Anderson, age 22, of Princeton died suddenly Sunday, August 2, 2015.
Dillon was born on May 24, 1993 at Princeton Hospital to David Scott and Victoria Marie Anderson. He was baptized and confirmed at Glendorado Lutheran Church where he also helped teach Sunday School and Vacation Bible School and sang in the choir. Dillon went to St. Cloud Elementary School and in 2006 moved to Princeton with his brother Destin and sister Divinity where they lived with their grandparents Wally and Joyce Olson. Dillon continued school at Princeton High School where he was a member of the Swim Team and the High School Choir. Dillon helped coach the Santiago Youth T-Ball Team in 2010 and 2011. He graduated from Princeton High School in 2011. He went on to take condensed coursework at Universal Technical Institute (UTI) in Chicago, Illinois and finished at the top of his class in Engines. He began working in Chicago at Discount Tire and then transferred to their Waite Park Business to be closer to home. There he was promoted through the ranks to Work Flow Manager and on his way to becoming the Store Manager. Dillon loved the outdoors and enjoyed fishing on St. Francis River and at Spectacle and Green Lakes, going snowmobiling and riding the three wheeler and four wheeler. He also loved his Ford pickup and listening to music. Dillon touched many lives with his kindness and will be dearly missed.
He is survived by his grandparents Wally and Joyce Olson and David and Marge Anderson; brother Destin Anderson; sister Divinity Anderson; mother Victoria Anderson; uncle Clay (Kara) Olson; aunt Ginger (Bob) Wills; and girlfriend Mackenzie DeJoode; along with many cousins, other relatives and numerous friends.
He is preceded in death by his father David Anderson in 2005.
Visitation will be held from 5-8 PM Thursday, August 6, 2015 at Williams Dingmann Family Funeral Home in Princeton. A Prayer Service will begin at 7PM. Funeral Services will be held Friday, August 7, 2015 at 11:00 AM at God’s Greater Glory Parish, Glendorado Lutheran Church, Glendorado, with visitation one hour prior. Burial will follow services at Glendorado Lutheran Cemetery, Glendorado.