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 Elva Jean <I>Nedimyer</I> Rettinger-Tilyard

Elva Jean Nedimyer Rettinger-Tilyard

Flinton, Cambria County, Pennsylvania, USA
Death 21 Nov 2010 (aged 83)
Florida, USA
Burial Flinton, Cambria County, Pennsylvania, USA
Memorial ID 62714831 · View Source
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Elva Jean (Nedimyer) Rettinger Tilyard, 83, Bradenton, Fla., formerly of Beaver Valley, Flinton, died Nov. 21, 2010, at home.

She was born in Beaver Valley, Flinton, daughter of the late Michael W. and Bertha A. (Ricketts) Nedimyer.

Surviving are a sister, Mary (Nedimyer) Gates of Beaver Valley, Flinton; three stepsons: Robert Tilyard Jr. and John Tilyard, both in North Carolina, and Phillip D. Tilyard in Oklahoma; and several stepgrandchildren and stepgreat-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her first husband of 57 years, Robert Rettinger; her second husband, Walter R. Tilyard; and a sister, Sara Forcey.

Jean was a 1945 graduate of Reade Township High School, now known as Glendale High School, and a 1948 graduate of Philipsburg State Hospital as a registered nurse. She was a licensed pilot for many years, and she enjoyed golfing and traveling. She was a member of the Daughters of the American Revolution.

Friends will be received from 2 to the 3 p.m. memorial service Saturday, Dec. 11, 2010, at Gibbons Funeral Home, Coalport, the Rev. John Bennett officiating. Interment will be at Beaver Valley Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, please make contributions to Beaver Valley Cemetery Association, P.O. Box 47, Flinton, PA 16640, in Jean's memory.

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  • Created by: Joan of VA
  • Added: 8 Dec 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 62714831
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Elva Jean Nedimyer Rettinger-Tilyard (27 Mar 1927–21 Nov 2010), Find A Grave Memorial no. 62714831, citing Beaver Valley Cemetery, Flinton, Cambria County, Pennsylvania, USA ; Maintained by Joan of VA (contributor 46993634) .