John Sill, age 78 of Salem, passed away Sunday, March 6, 2016 at 9:03 pm, in St. Vincent Salem Hospital. Born July 18, 1937 in Salem, he was the son of the late Heber Jesse Sill and Helen Fern (Shaffer) Sill. John was a life resident of Washington County, a graduate of Salem high school, a member of the Salem American Legion Cecil Grimes Post #41, the Salem V.F.W. Post #6636 and the Salem Moose Lodge #2380. His survivors include: Son: John Alan Sill Jr., Indianapolis, Indiana; Sister: Nancy Sill, Salem; Sister: Doris Lyon, Scottsburg; Brother: Gary Sill, Concord, North Carolina. He was preceded in death by 2 Brothers: Chester “Bud” Sill & Don Sill.

There will be a funeral service at 11:00 am Thursday at Dawalt Funeral Home

Visitation from 4 to 8 pm Wednesday and after 9 am Thursday.
Interment will follow the service at Crown Hill Cemetery with full military honors.