Jeanette Frances Tiarks, 84 of Decatur died at 5:03 am. Friday, March 13, 2015, in the E.R. of Decatur Memorial Hospital.
Funeral service celebrating her life will be 11:30 a.m. Wednesday March 18, 2015 at St. John’s Lutheran Church (2727 N. Union Street, Decatur, IL. 62526)
with Pastor Russell Weise officiating. Visitation will be on Wednesday at the church beginning at 10:00 a.m. until service time. Burial will be in St. John’s
Lutheran Cemetery. Memorials if desired may be made to the Church. Tanzyus-Logan Funeral Service and Care is in charge of the arrangements.
Jeanette was born in July of 1930 in Decatur the daughter of Richard and Henrietta Dills. She was a longtime member of St. John’s Lutheran Church. Jeanette
work for the Decatur Public Schools in Food Service. She married Elwin Fred Tiarks in June of 1948 in Long Beach, CA.
Surviving are her husband of 67 years Elwin, daughters, Jeannie McCammack of Ft. Worth, TX., Kathie (Michael) Rhoades of Decatur, sons, Mark (Debbie)
Tiarks of Sullivan, IL., Richard (Linda) Tiarks of Gifford, IL., Danny Tiarks of Los Angeles, CA., 12 grandchildren, 18 great grandchildren, sisters, Patricia
Lowery and Mary Martinez of Stanton, CA., brothers, Richard Dills and Jerry Dills of Las Vegas, NV.
She was preceded in death by her parents and one brother, Larry Dills.
Jeanette was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and sister, who will be dearly missed. She enjoyed crocheting, cooking and was a talented artist. She loved
spending time with all of her grandchildren.
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