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Robert James "Bob" Tille
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Birth: Sep. 27, 1928
Death: Mar. 21, 2013
Macon County
Illinois, USA

Robert (Bob) (BO) James Tille, Formerly of Oreana, passed away at his home in Boody on the afternoon of March 21, 2013.

Robert was born on September 27, 1927 to Herman Carl and Grace Alice Cummings Tille. Robert married Lorraine Rose Heveran on November 24, 1949 and together they have three children.

Robert is survived by his wife of 63 years Lorraine, 3 children Deborah K. Smith of Jacksonville, Robert James Tille II (wife Nancy Wickle) of Poulsbo, WA and Randall Jay Tille of Decatur, two grandchildren Cara A. Smith (fiancÚ Josh Dillabough) of Mendota and Tatiana J. Tille of Pouslbo, WA, sister Linda Kay McNight of Santee, CA and several nieces and nephews.

Preceding "Bo" in death were his Parents and wife's parents Joseph Errand Heveran Sr. and Lydia Rebecca Meyer Heveran. Also preceding in death were brother Charles H. Tille, brother in law Joseph E. Heveran, sister in law Geraldine G. Gamache and granddaughter Brittania R. Tille. He was a beloved husband, father, brother, Grandfather and uncle.

Robert served in the U.S. Navy during WWII in the South Pacific Arena. Robert was employed with Caterpillar as a mechanic. He was a giving community member helping as a Boy Scout Leader, Little People of America host and Oreana library volunteer.

Bob could always be counted on to fix many neighbors and friends cars. He loved sports - winning a Lake Decatur swim race, lifeguarding, fishing and camping.

Military Services will be held at a later date.

***NOTE: The sisters name is spelled McKnight per contributor linda k mcknight

Family links: 
  Herman Carl Tille (1904 - 1987)
  Grace Alice Cummings Tille (1905 - 1991)
  Charles Herman Tille (1926 - 2009)*
  Robert James Tille (1928 - 2013)
*Calculated relationship
Created by: Lois and Daughters
Record added: Mar 22, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 107095763
Robert James Bob Tille
Added by: Lois and Daughters
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May God Bless you Robert James "Bob" Tille, my 5th cousin. Thank you for your service to God and Country. "Bo" is a direct descendant of Isaac Cummings who arrived in Massachusetts in the 1630's. Isaac Cummings Family Association (Est.1991).
- Barrymor
 Added: Jun. 9, 2015

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