Dillard, Mary K.
Dillard, Mary K. age 60 of Green Twp. passed away peacefully at her home with her loving family at her side Wednesday March 10, 2021. Born in Milwaukee and raised in West Allis Wiscon-sin, Mary had also lived in Randolph before moving to Green Twp., NJ.
Daughter of the late James and Esther (nee Podd) Pauers, Mary had a way with animals which led her to becoming a skilled dog trainer operating in the Green Twp. area. She was active in charitable works through the American Legion Post 86. Mary enjoyed socializing over good meals with her family and friends.
Predeceased by her brother Thomas Pauers and is survived by her beloved husband whom she met in college and married in 1986 Chuck Dillard, her daughter Casey Dillard, her son Eric Dillard, as well as her brothers Dr. Randy Pauers and William Pauers and many nieces and neph-ews.
Memorial visitation will be held Saturday March 20, 2021 from 2-4 PM with memorial ser-vices beginning at 4 PM in the Iliff-Ruggiero Funeral Home #156 Main St. (Rt. 206) Newton, NJ. Followed by a repass at the American Legion, Post 86 at 5 PM. Online condolences through www.iliff-ruggierofuneralhome.com In lieu of flowers, the family asks that donations be made to Cold Nose Warm Heart Dog Rescue, to honor her love of animals