Tillie R. St. John
Date of Death: September, 03 2014
Tillie R. St. John, 92, Powers, passed away on Wednesday September 3, 2014 at Pinecrest Medical Care Facility surrounded by her loving family. She was born on April 7, 1922 in Gladstone, MI, the daughter of the late John and Clementine (Antonicic) Jardis. On July 27, 1946 she married the late Harvey St. John at All Saints Catholic Church in Gladstone.
Tillie worked as an accounting clerk at Graham Trucking , retiring in 1985 after 17 years there. She was a member of St. John Neumann Parish in Spalding and the St. Anne's Society. Tillie also loved spending time with her family, cooking, baking, going to bingo, traveling and Saturday night card party with her friends and family.
She is survived by three children: Michael (Bonnie) St. John, Kathleen St. John and Steven (Jolain) St. John, a granddaughter: Courtney Pohl and many nieces and nephews.
Tillie was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, five brothers: Stanley, John, William, Albert and Emil Jardis, and four sisters: Emma Smith, Dorothy Blanda, Mary Waeghe and Amelia Carlson.
Friends may call from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. (noon) (CST) on Saturday September 6, 2014 at St. John Neumann Parish in Spalding with the St. Anne's Society rosary at 11:30 a.m. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 12:00 (noon) on Saturday at the church with Fr. Michael Vichich officiating. Burial will follow Mass in the Spalding Township Cemetery. A luncheon will be held in the church parish hall.
The Allo Coolman funeral Homes are assisting the St. John family.
Please visit www.allofh.com to send online condolences to her family.