Reginald “Toby” Cyril Dillas


Reginald “Toby” Cyril Dillas, died peacefully in Sarasota, Florida on Sunday, October 26, 2014, after a brief illness, at the age of 76.Toby is survived by his wife, Lauren Chatham Dillas; children, Sharon Burgess, Kamala Dillas-Lobban and Jason Dillas; step-children, Maria Jung, Jaci Boyd (Ken), Susan Bly (Michael) and Uriah Petersen (Carrie); siblings, Dianne Simons, Patricia Mejias (Pedro), Cleveland Dillas, Melvin Dillas (Eva), Carolann Burrows (Edward), and Gary Dillas; grandchildren Rickeisha, Ronae, Morghan, Chantel and Ashley; pets, Suki and Bella; Aunt Gladys and Aunt Helen; special cousins Ivan Burgesson (Carolyn) and Senator Joan Dillas-Wright (Roy) and special friends Victor Cann (Evelyn), Gary Phillips (Tricia), C.V. Jim Woolridge, David Dodwell, John Harvey, Garth Pedro (Laurie), Arthur Mills, Paul Zar, Calvin “Bummy” Symonds (Valerie), David Lambert (Barbara), former  NYC Mayor David Dinkins (Joyce), Cecil “Junks” Durham (Deana), Clyde Darrell, Michael King, Bob “Fitzie” King, Phillip Butterfield (Rosalind), Dr. Ewart Brown (Wanda), Sylvia Smith, Quinton “Heads” Astwood (Cleata), The Bermuda Hotel Association Family, The Bermuda Department of Tourism Family, El Capitaine Family and numerous nieces, nephews, cousins and friends too many to list. He is predeceased by his mother Edith Marion Dillas. A memorial service is scheduled for Thursday, November 13, 2014, 11am at St. John’s Anglican Church. In lieu of flowers, please send donations to the cancer research organization of your choice. Condolences can be sent to  Toby’s family would like to thank the excellent staff at Sarasota Memorial Hospital for their remarkable efforts, care and dedication.