LLevi Nicholas Dilts was 12
years old when he passed from this life, on Wednesday, August
17, 2016, at the Cincinnati Children’s Hospital.
Levi was born on January 8,
2004, in Florence, to Rickie Dilts, Jr. and Tinna Ketterer Dilts.
He was a 6th
grader at Southern Middle School.
Levi was so full of life.
He loved his dirt bikes and
He loved riding in the golf cart and
playing video games.
Levi enjoyed playing basketball and
He loved his pet turtles and his dog,
He is survived by his mother,
Tinna Ketterer Dilts (and David Swiney), of the Slate Branch
Community; his sister, Rebecca Dilts, of the Slate Branch
Community; his maternal grandparents, Donnie Frank Ketterer, Sr.
and Mary Rebecca Ketterer, of Ghent; his paternal grandfather,
Rickie Dilts, Sr., of Florence; Allen Swiney, of Somerset, who
was like a brother to Levi; his uncles, Donnie Ketterer, Jr., of
Ghent, Lonnie Ketterer, of Warsaw, Jimmy Ketterer, of Worthville,
Trent (and Danielle) Dilts, of Florence, and Kyle Dilts, of
Florence; his aunts, Denise Hearn, of London, and Doris (and
Jesse) Proffitt, of Lily; and Tony and Regina Swiney, of
Somerset, who were like an aunt and uncle to Levi.
Levi is preceded in death by
his father, Rickie Dilts, Jr.; and his paternal grandmother,
Brenda Ballard Dilts.
Visitation will be Saturday,
August 20, 2016, after 6:00 p.m., in Southern Oaks Funeral Home
Funeral services for Levi will
be held Sunday, August 21, 2016, at 2:00 p.m., in Southern Oaks
Funeral Home Chapel, with Bro. Jeff Lockard and Bro. Tony Swiney
Burial will be in Southern Oaks
In lieu of flowers, donations
may be made to the Levi Nicholas Dilts Memorial Fund.
Southern Oaks Funeral Home is
in charge of arrangements.