Charles Tillman Obituary

Charles  B.  Tillman
Charles Tillman
Charles B. Tillman

August 18, 1927 - September 28, 2010
Born in Springdale, AR
Resided in Des Moines, IA
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Charles "Chuck" Tillman, 83, passed away peacefully at home on Tuesday, September 28, 2010. Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Saturday, October 2 at Iles Funeral Homes-Grandview Park Chapel. Burial will be at Laurel Hill Cemetery.

Chuck was born in Springdale, AR on August 18, 1927 and moved to Des Moines in 1948. He worked for 37 years as a maintenance electrician for Pittsburgh-Des Moines Steel Company. He was a U. S. Army veteran of the Korean War and a member of Capitol Hill Christian Church.

Chuck will be lovingly remembered for his faithfulness to his family. Those left to cherish his memory include his wife of 60 years, Phyllis of Des Moines; daughter, Vickie (Phil) Cronin of Johnston; son, Tom Tillman of Denver, CO; two grandchildren, Meredith Cronin and Scott Cronin; three sisters, Donna Counts, Ellen Wheeler and Christine Taylor; and brother, Willis Tillman. He was preceded in death by his son, Brian Tillman; sister, Betty Shoffitt and two brothers, Benny and Willard Tillman.

Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Friday at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be directed to Capitol Hill Christian Church or Mercy Hospice.

ARRANGEMENTS BY ILES FUNERAL HOMES ~ GRANDVIEW PARK CHAPEL

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Visitation
Grandview Park Funeral Home
3211 Hubbell Avenue
Des Moines, IA US 50317
Friday, October 1, 2010
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Service
Grandview Park Funeral Home
3211 Hubbell Avenue
Des Moines, IA US 50317
Saturday, October 2, 2010
11:00 AM
Cemetery
Laurel Hill Cemetery
3601 East Court Avenue
Des Moines, IA US 50317
Saturday, October 2, 2010
12:00 PM

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Capitol Hill Christian Church
3322 East 25th Street
Des Moines, IA 50317