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1932 Dorothy 2022

Dorothy Joan Tillman

July 4, 1932 — February 8, 2022

Dorothy Joan Tillman, 89, passed away February 8, 2022 at Wayne Healthcare in Greenville, Ohio. She was born July 4, 1932 daughter of the late Walter and Edith (Snell) Jennings.

 She graduated from McKinley High School in 1950 and attended Indiana University. She married Richard Tillman October 21, 1951. Throughout her life she worked as a bookkeeper, homemaker and farm wife. Also was a long time member of Trinity Lutheran Church where she was very active in church council, women’s organizations and bell choir.

 Survivors include daughter Nancy (Paul) Threewits of Union City; sons Ronald (Tracie) Tillman of Madison, MS, David (Cheryl)Tillman of Union City, Robert ‘Bob’ (Teresa) Tillman of Union City, Mark (Tami) Tillman of Portland; grandchildren Chad (Emily) Threewits, Joni (Todd) Pechie, Ryan (Brittny) Tillman, Kyle (Melissa) Tillman, Derek Tillman (Samantha Jones), Emma Tillman, Eva (Brock) Abel, Nic (Abby) Lahey; 13 great grandchildren; brother Max (Connie) Jennings of Winchester; sister Kathy McHolland of Anderson, SC; several nieces and nephews also.

 She was preceded by her parents, husband Richard Tillman “2003;” and sister Mary Alice Mallen.

 A graveside service will be held Friday February 11, at 3 pm in the New Lisbon Cemetery. You can watch live starting at 1:45 pm by going to YouTube and searching "Trinity Lutheran Church Union City Indiana," then click the church logo or the live button.

 Memorial contributions can be made to Wernle Youth & Family Treatment Center, 2000 Wernle Rd, Richmond, IN 47374 or the Trinity Lutheran Church, 1470 W. SR 28, Union City, IN 47390.

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