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Colleen Margaret Tillemans
Graveside services will be held today, Saturday, April 9, at 11 a.m. at the Big Pine Cemetery for 40-year Big Pine resident Colleen Margaret Tillemans. Father John Gracey will officiate.
Born June 23, 1948 in Santa Monica, Colleen died April 6, 2011 at her home in Big Pine. She was 62.
Colleen was known for her kind spirit, sense of humor and sharp memory of time spent with loved ones. She admired the beauty of the Sierra Nevada mountains and the serenity of life in the small town of Big Pine. Her hobbies included music, socializing with family and friends, and she was incredibly fond of her four grandchildren.
She is survived by her husband of 44 years, Denis Tillemans of Big Pine; son and daughter-in-law Eric and Donna and their children, Lexi and Liam of Bishop; son and daughter-in-law, Mark and Jana Tillemans and their children Tobee and Tayden of Big Pine; and sister, Deidre Logsdon of Los Angeles.