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Obituaries

  • In keeping with her wishes, there will be no service.

    In keeping with her wishes, there will be no service.

Ruth Hineman Tillis, 82

Feb. 23, 2015

In keeping with her wishes, there will be no service.

In keep­ing with her wishes, there will be no service.

Ruth Hine­man Tillis, 82, of Engle­wood, Fla., passed away Mon­day, Feb. 23, 2015, at Engle­wood Com­mu­nity Hospital.

Born on Sept. 27, 1932, in Crown City, Ohio, she had been a res­i­dent of Char­lotte County for nearly 20 years since com­ing from Frank­fort, Ohio. Ruth was the youngest daugh­ter of Ethel and Rus­sell Hine­man. She grad­u­ated from Fair­land High School and Martz Beauty School. She was a retired cosmetologist.

Sur­vivors include her high school sweet­heart and lov­ing hus­band of 63 years, Gene Tillis; four chil­dren: Nancy Jean (Greg) Arm­strong of Edge­wood, Ky., Patrice (Chuck) Miller of Mari­copa, Ariz., Dwight Tillis of Pataskala, Ohio, and Chris Tillis of Engle­wood; four grand­chil­dren: Jill Arm­strong of Colum­bus, Ohio, David Arm­strong of Flo­rence, Ky., Cather­ine Tillis and Grant Tillis, both of Pataskala, Ohio.

In addi­tion to her par­ents, she is pre­ceded in death by two sis­ters, Helen Bragg and Delma Edwards.

In keep­ing with her wishes, there will be no service.

Engle­wood Com­mu­nity Funeral Home with Pri­vate Cre­ma­tory has been selected to han­dle arrange­ments.  You may share a mem­ory with the fam­ily at www.englewoodfh.com