Thursday, January 19th, 2012
Complete Obituary
Helen VanTilburg
  Helen Marie VanTilburg, 86, Celina, died at Laurels of Shane Hill, Rockford.
She was born Oct. 14, 1925, in Hopewell Township to Lawrence and Esther Viereck Schaadt. On Nov. 14, 1944, she married Harold VanTilburg, who died April 14, 2009.
Surviving are children, James (Brenda) VanTilburg, Celina, Mark (Anna) VanTilburg, Crestwood, Ky., and Janet (Gary) Morrison, Celina; a sister-in-law, Martha Schaadt, Celina; seven grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.
Deceased is brother, Paul Schaadt.
She was a 1943 graduate of Rockford High School and was co-founder of VanTilburg Farms, Celina. She was a homemaker and had worked at Remaklus Store, Celina, in the 1970s. She was a member of St. John Lutheran Church, Celina, WELCA and the women's group at the church.
Service is 10 a.m. Monday at the church, the Rev. Jeff Gramza officiating. Burial will follow in North Grove Cemetery.
Calling is 2-6 p.m. Sunday at Cisco Funeral Home, Celina, and 9-10 a.m. Monday at the church.
Condolences may be left at ciscofuneralhome.com.
Additional obituaries for this date
a_d
Tuesday
76°
Thunderstorms Likely
60%
Tuesday Night
59°
Chance Thunderstorms
43%
Wednesday
76°
Partly Sunny
10%
Wednesday Night
59°
Partly Cloudy
12%
Thursday
75°
Partly Sunny
12%
Thursday Night
58°
Partly Cloudy
10%
Friday
77°
Mostly Cloudy
10%
Friday Night
62°
Chance Thunderstorms
29%
Independence Day
78°
Chance Thunderstorms
41%
Saturday Night
64°
Chance Thunderstorms
33%
Sunday
79°
Chance Thunderstorms
33%
Sunday Night
66°
Chance Thunderstorms
34%
3 Day
Extended
a_da_d
camera_logo Photo Albums
video_logoOnline Video
Thursday, June 18
index pict
Persistent rain caused flooding