Charles Joseph “Chuck”
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[August 04, 2014]
EMDEN - Charles Joseph “Chuck”
Tillman, 75, of Emden, passed away at 6:58 p.m. on Friday, August 1,
2014 at his home surrounded by his family.
Will be held at a later date.
Emden- Charles Joseph “Chuck” Tillman, 75, of Emden,
passed away at 6:58 p.m. on Friday, August 1, 2014
at his home surrounded by his family.
Chuck was born on October 4, 1938, in Clarion, IA,
son of Charles and Dorothy Mulhern Tillman. He was
united in marriage to Annetta Dirks on November 30,
1960, at the Delavan Methodist Church. She survives
him in Emden. Other survivors include his son: Doug
(Sonja) Tillman and their children: Valerie (Adam)
Bonwell, Melissa Tillman and Megan Backs; Daughter:
Dawn Boundy and her children: April (Clint) Schriber,
Angela (H.E.) Westen, and Ronica Boundy; Daughter:
Diane (Randy) Swart and their children: Devon and
Samantha Swart; four great grandchildren; his
brothers: Jerry Tillman; Craig Tillman, and his
sister: Mary Catherine Fosdyck. He was preceded in
death by his parents and his brother: Tom Tillman.
Chuck served in the U.S. Airforce for four years and
he served in the U.S. Army for sixteen years. After
retiring from the military, Chuck worked as a
mechanic and a carpenter.
Cremation Rites were accorded. There will be a
private memorial service at a later date. Memorials
may be made to St. Judes Children’s Research
Hospital or to the Shriner’s Hospital for Children.
Arrangements are being handled by
Fricke-Calvert-Schrader Funeral Home, Lincoln.
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