Franz "Frank" Anton Dill, born February 1, 1952, in Obervsinn, Germany, passed away on November 5, 2023. Loving husband of Joy Dill (nee Riddell), dear father of Stephen Karl Dill and Matthew Anton Dill, adored grandfather of Lucy Mae Dill, and dear brother of George Meyer, Nancy Staude and the late William Meyer. The family will be receiving friends and family at an Open House Celebration of Life at the Village Wines of Glendale (& Piccolo) on Glendale Square from 3-5 on Sunday, November 19th, 2023.
We are fully aware that although Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease (CJD) and other prion diseases are rare, as they strike one person per million people a year, they cause enormous pain and stress to many more family members and friends. Therefore, all the NPDPSC members and associated researchers are deeply appreciative of your donations to the Center. Regardless of the size, your donation will support CJD Research in honor of your loved one and it will make all the difference for those fighting to find answers to the cause of this fatal disease.
All donations to the NPDPSC are allocated to the purpose which the donor designates.
Honorary and memorial contributions can be made to the National Prion Disease Pathology Surveillance Center, Case Western Reserve University, 2085 Adelbert Road, Room 419, Cleveland, OH, 44106-4907. Please make checks out to NPDPSC and note that the donation is in honor or in memory of your loved one. Please enclose acknowledgment contact information if you wish family to be notified of your donation.
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