Estelle “Tillie” Ridenour, 96, English

Estelle “Tillie” Ridenour, 96, of English, passed away on Tuesday, February 26, 2019, at St. Charles Health Campus in Jasper.

Tillie was born to Arley and Sallie Flick on February 12, 1923, in Eckerty.

She is preceded in death by her parents; her husband of 49 years, V.L. “Bob” Ridenour; her son, Mike Ridenour; and siblings Elvin Ridenour, Eugene Ridenour, Elmer Ridenour and Mary Van Buskirk.

Surviving Tillie is her sister Stella Kinsey; three grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; and eight great-great-children.


Funeral service will be at 11 a.m. Monday, March 4 at Grantsburg Community Church in Grantsburg. Philo Jones will be officiate and burial will follow at Grantsburg Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Sunday, March 3, at Denbo Funeral Home, English, and from 9 a.m. until service time on Monday.

Arrangements have been entrusted to Denbo Funeral Home in English.

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