The Herald, Sharon, Pa.

April 6, 2014

Marjorie Croft Dill

Utah native co-owned textile business


- — Marjorie Croft Dill, artist, weaver, explorer of many things, died April 4th and left many who loved her dearly. She was born in 1922 in Cedar City Utah. During World War II she left her home in Utah and moved to San Francisco. Never afraid to push the boundaries, she worked for the United States Marines, assisting in her own way with the war effort. Through mutual friends she met and married the love of her life, W. Allen Dill, a Navy pilot. They settled in Sharon where she raised a family and started a small textile business. She also enjoyed her church and loved assisting with the annual church bazaar. She loved spending time at Pymatuning Lake with family and friends. She was preceded in death by her husband, Allen Dill and her parents George and Prudence Croft. She is survived by her brother Carl Croft, sister Kay Powers (Bob) and children Alyson Dill, Laurie dill-Kocher (Tom), and Tom Dill (Teresa).

In lieu of flowers, send donations to Keystone Blind Association.


Mrs. W. Allen (Marjorie Croft).

Calling hours: 5 to 8 p.m. Wednesday (4-9-2014) in J. BRADLEY McGONIGLE FUNERAL HOME, 1090 E. State St., Sharon.

Funeral: 11 a.m. Thursday (4-10-2014) in the funeral home.