Robert Tillman, 54, of Wanette, passed away Friday, Feb. 8, 2019, at his home.

Robert Tillman, 54, of Wanette, passed away Friday, Feb. 8, 2019, at his home.

He was born Nov. 23, 1964, to Robert James and Sarah (Fundis) Tillman in Tulsa.

Robert was raised in Tulsa and attended Tulsa Public Schools. He graduated with the class of 1982 from Tulsa Memorial High School. Robert attended Oklahoma State University.

He married Christina Rogers-Kelley on May 5, 2018, in Eureka Springs, Arkansas.

Robert worked on the family farm for 20 years and at Tinker Air Force Base as a sheet metal fabricator for the last 13 years.

He enjoyed sports, golf, OKC Thunder, fishing, being outdoors and taking road trips. Robert enjoyed eating a good steak and loved smoking meats on the cooker.

He was preceded in death by his daughter, Madison Isabella Tillman; and his father, Robert James Tillman.

Robert is survived by his wife, Christina Tillman of the home; daughter, Sarah Ashley Tillman of Edmond; son and daughter-in-law, Bryan and Italie Weatherford-Tillman of Wanette; grandson, Camron Weatherford-Tillman of Wanette; his mother, Sarah Tillman of Wanette; brother, James Charles Tillman; very special aunt, Charlene Fundis; and other extended family and friends.

Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m., Wednesday, Feb. 13, at the Fundis Family Home in Wanette. Service will be 11 a.m., Thursday, Feb. 14, at Cooper Funeral Home Chapel with Father Adrian Voderlandwehr of Sacred Heart officiating. Burial will follow at Wanette Cemetery under the direction of Cooper Funeral Home of Tecumseh.

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