Kerry Dean Dillenbeck, age 65, passed away on May 6, 2021, in La Verkin, Utah. He was born December 9, 1955, to Gerald Lamar Dillenbeck and Lyla Melde Wells in Salt Lake City, Utah.
He worked in the HVAC field for most of his life and the last 12 years at Dixie State University, which he retired from in December 2020.
He is survived by his daughter Keri Dawn Dillenbeck, his fur babies that he treasured, Rico and Lucy – They will be loved and live with his daughter Keri. His mother and stepfather James and Lyla Wells, sisters Jeri Lynn (Randy) Clarke, Shauna Dillenbeck, Joni Trujillo, brothers Richard (Pam) Dillenbeck, Mark Dillenbeck, Larry Dillenbeck, Mike (Donna) Wells, Wesley (Samantha) wells, several nieces and nephews, aunts and uncles and cousins.
Kerry was preceded in death by his son Jason Lee Dillenbeck, Father Gerald Dillenbeck, and sister Karyn Wiley.
Kerry was a friend to all animals. He rescued several and gave them a home and so much love. He fed the stray cats that came to his door and contributed regularly to the ASPCA. His daughter Keri has asked that in place of flowers all contributions or donations be sent to the ASPCA in Kerry Dillenbeck’s name.
Memorial Services will be held after the cremation, date and time to be announced.
Arrangements are made under the direction of Spilsbury Mortuary, 110 S. Bluff St., St. George, Utah, (435) 673-2454. Friends and family are invited to sign Kerry’s online guest book at www.spilsburymortuary.com.