Dillon E. Bollinger, 15, of Republic and formerly of Bloomville, died Thursday afternoon, May 30, 2013, in an auto accident in Reed Township, Seneca County.
He was born April 29, 1998, in Tiffin, to Douglas Bollinger and Jillynda (Sherman) Bollinger.
Dillon is survived by his mother, Jillynda (Josh Kirian) Bollinger of Republic; his father, Douglas (Lori Collins) Bollinger of New Smyrna Beach, Fla.; three brothers, Hunter Bollinger of Republic, Robert E. Bollinger of New Smyrna Beach, and Timothy Kirian of Republic; his sister, Emily Bollinger of Republic; his maternal grandparents, Gerald and Dorothea Sherman of Bloomville; his paternal grandmother, Gladys Bollinger of Attica; his grandparents, David and Daisey Kirian of Republic; and several aunts and uncles.
He was preceded in death by his paternal grandfather, Bruce Bollinger.
Dillon was a sophomore at Seneca East High School, where he was very active in all the school's bands, quiz bowl, basketball and golf. Dillon was a member of the Republic Rowdy Rednecks 4-H club, and showed pigs at the Attica Jr. Fair. His family was very important to him.
Visitation is 2-4 p.m. and 6-8 p.m., Monday, June 3, at Lindsey-Olds Funeral Home, 3085 S. SR 19, Bloomville.
His funeral is 11 a.m., Tuesday, June 4, at the funeral home, with the Rev. Gary Hicks officiating. Burial will follow at Attica-Venice Cemetery in Attica.
Memorial contributions may be made to the family in care of the Republic Banking Company.
Online condolences may be made to the family at www.lindseyoldsfh.com.