John T. “Jack” Tilton, age 58 of Harrod, Ohio, died at 3:05 p.m., Thursday, February 23, 2012 at his residence in Sun Valley Camp Grounds. He was born October 13, 1953 in Bluffton, Ohio. He is the son of Vernon Eugene Tilton and Virginia Powell Tilton. Both parents are deceased. On March 2, 1998 he married Elaine C. Shaw who survives in Harrod, Ohio.
Mr. Tilton was a warehouse supervisor at Tilton Corporation. He loved and raised reptiles as his hobby.
Survivors include three step daughters, Cheryl L. (Ron) Downey of Crestline, Ohio, Teresa M (Paul) Caudill of Wapakoneta, Ohio, Amanda (Shawn) Doty of Waynesfield, Ohio;7 Grandchildren; 7 siblings Shirley A. (Ronald) Dorazio of Colebrook, Connecticut, Rosemarie (Michael) Garofalo of Shelton, Connecticut, Robert J. (Susan) Gancoss of Oxford, Connecticut, Linda (Edward) Corcoran of Bunnell, Florida, Margaret (Robert) Madore of Beacon Falls, Connecticut, Donna Lombardi of Lebanon, Connecticut, Thomas Gancoss of Milford Connecticut.
He was preceded in death by a brother Donald Fett.
The family will receive friends from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. Tuesday, February 28, 2012, at Bayliff & Son Funeral Home, Cridersville, Ohio.
Memorial Services will be held at 3:00 p.m., Tuesday, February 28, 2012 at the funeral home in Cridersville. Pastor Don Smith will officiate.
Date: Tuesday, February 28, 2012
Time: 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm