Obituaries: Helen Louise Tiller (1915-2007)

April 05, 2007 12:00 am

Helen Louise Tiller, 91, died April 2, 2007 in Crescent City. She was born in Camus Valley, Ore., on May 22, 1915 to Arthur and Mary Church, and was a 52-year resident of Del Norte County. Before her retirement, she was owner/operator of Chetco Flower Nursery in Harbor, Ore.

She enjoyed watching baseball. Her favorite team was the San Francisco Giants. She also enjoyed crossword puzzles. More importantly, she loved her grandchildren.

She is survived by her daughter Louise, and husband, John Wilson of Crescent City, grandchildren David Ralston of St. Maries, Idaho, Jason Ralston of West Jordan, Utah, her great grandchildren Nathan, Morgan, Emmah and Braedyn Ralston She was preceded in death by her husband, Owen Tiller, and sons Duane and Dale Tiller.

The family requests that contributions be made to the Community Assistance League, PO Box 959, Crescent City, CA 95531.

Arrangements are under the direction of Wier's Mortuary Chapel.