Virginia "Jenny" Marie Dillard, age 70, of Osawatomie, Kansas, passed away Sunday, March 31, 2019 at her home.
was born October 24, 1948 at Paola, Kansas. She was the second of three
children born to Jess Alfred and Erma L. (Bigham) Bolling. She grew up
in Osawatomie and graduated with the Class of 1966.
was married to Robert Wilson in 1967. They became the parents of three
daughters Gina, Bobbie, and Patricia. This marriage ended in divorce.
was married to Tim Hudson in the early '80s. Together they had one son
Tim, Jr. Their home was in Osawatomie. This marriage also ended in
married Paul Dillard in the late '80s and continued living in
Osawatomie. Paul and Jenny raised Alisha, Chance, Jorge, and Omar. This
marriage ended in divorce as well.
worked at the Osawatomie State Hospital for over twenty years from 1979
to 2001 when she retired. She was a mental health technician. She took
on a second job with Johnson County Mental Health which was part-time
while she was also working at the Osawatomie State Hospital.
biggest joy in Jenny's life was her family and friends. She was a hard
worker with a great work ethic. She also enjoyed bowling, shopping,
garage saling, dancing, and singing. Some of her favorite music was
Journey and REO Speedwagon.
She was preceded in death by her parents and one granddaughter Kalei Wilson.
is survived by her children Gina Wilson, Bobbie Wilson, Patricia
Wilson, Tim Hudson, Alisha Dillard, Chance Wilson, Jorge Hernandez, and
Omar Hernandez; her sister Jeannie Buie (Kay) of Rantoul; her brother
Jesse Bolling (Jamie) of Osawatomie; grandchildren Mikie Russell,
Destinie Thornton, Tony Wilson, Katie Thornton, Tanner Wilson, Sarah
Thornton, Tucker Wilson, Mitch Wilson, Dane Hudson, Toby Wilson, Isaiah
Inscore, and Xander Inscore; many other relatives and friends.