Surviving are three children, D. Alan and (Linda) Dilts of Canton, Brad and (Shirley) Dilts of Farmington, and Martha and (Dale) Vahlkamp of Gillette, Wyoming, six grandchildren; Amy, Jayme, Brandon, Alisha, Danea, and Beth, six great-grandchildren; Landon, Leah, Ryleigh, Keighley, Drew, and Josie,and one brother Raymond (June) Dilts of Seville, Illinois.
He was preceded in death by his parents, one brother and one sister.
Dane worked as an engineer at the Caterpillar Tractor Company for 35 Years. He was an alderman in Farmington, as well as a zoning officer. Dane was a member of the Farmington American Legion, VFW in Canton; he was the past District Commander of Legion Scout Master Troop #79, a veteran of the Navy, serving during the WWII and Korean Conflict.
Services will be at 11:00 am on Friday, October 16th, 2015 at Murphy-Sedgwick Memorial Home in Canton, where the visitation will be Thursday 5-7 PM. Rev. Tim Bauler will be officiating. Burial will follow at the Farmington Oakridge Cemetery. Memorials can be made to the Alzheimer’s association or to Farmington Boys State. To make online condolences you may go to www.sedgwickfuneralhomes.com