Tillie Schilling passed away on July 3, 2012 in Stettler, Alberta at the age of 92 years. Tillie was born on October 6, 1919 at Castor, Alberta, one of thirteen children to Rose and George Renschler. Tillie married Harry Schilling on August 23, 1942; they farmed south of Halkirk, Alberta where they raised their five children. They moved to Stettler, Alberta in 1974 and began their retirement. Tillie enjoyed gardening, fishing, camping, jigsaw puzzles and did some travelling.
She is survived by her children: Betty (Wade) Jameson, Patsy Sorensen, Debbie Schilling and Allan Schilling; twelve grandchildren: Murray, Kathleen and Darren Jameson, Brenda Iversen, Brent and Codee Sorensen, Rusty Reeves, Goldie Reed, Dollie Mustard, Lyndsey Coulthard, Kelsey Howe and Scott Wraight; thirteen great grandchildren; one great great granddaughter; numerous nieces, nephews, other family members and many dear friends. Tillie was predeceased by her husband Harry Schilling, daughter Judy Reeves, granddaughter Tina Reeves and son in law Allen Sorensen.
A funeral service for the late Mrs. Tillie Schilling was held on Tuesday, July 10, 2012 in the Heartland Chapel of Stettler Funeral Home with Reverend Grant Sikstrom officiating. Tillie was laid to rest beside her husband Harry in the Botha Woodland Cemetery, Botha, Alberta. Memorial donations may be made in memory of Tillie to the Botha Woodland Cemetery. To send or view condolences to the family, please visit www.stettlerfuneralhome.com