Michael John Dillmann


Michael John Dillmann was born on November 1, 1968 in Seattle, WA to Sandra Casper and Bob Oland. He was an only child and spent much of his childhood camping and fishing along his cousins and grandparents. He also was a very talented baseball player growing up.

Michael graduated from Inglemoor High School in 1986 and continued on to graduate from Central Washington University in 1994 with a Bachelor’s degree in Business Management. He also attended the Art Institute of Seattle, where he studied classical French and Italian cuisine. Michael was a very driven individual and held multiple jobs throughout his life, including day trading, investing, remodeling, and other entrepreneurial endeavors. Michael loved animals, especially horses, and he enjoyed many other outdoor activities as well, such as snowboarding, dirt biking, camping, fishing, and playing golf.

On August 14, 2004, Michael married Danielle Pygott at Salish Lodge in Snoqualmie, WA. In their nearly nineteen years of marriage, he and Danielle brought four beautiful children into the world, all of whom he loved dearly. Family was the most important thing to Michael, and he will always be remembered as a loving husband and father.

Michael tragically passed away in a motorcycle accident on April 28, 2023 in Bothell, WA. He is survived by his wife Danielle, daughter Addison (14), daughter Jordan (12), son Travis (5), and daughter Riley (4).

Michael’s memorial service will be held on Saturday, May 27 at 3PM in the main sanctuary of Cedar Park Church in Bothell, WA. If you would like to assist his family financially as they move forward, please visit their GoFundMe page at