Jerry E. Tilton, age 85, passed away Sunday, Feb. 21, 2021, at home.
Born in Columbus November 11, 1935 to Russell B. and Beatrice Tilton, he was a graduate of Upper Arlington High School, The Ohio State University, and Capital University Law School. Member of Theta Chi fraternity. Veteran of the U.S. Air Force. Former member of Worthington Sertoma, and volunteered at Riverside Hospital.
Preceded in death by wife Joyce Tilton.
Survived by children, Bradley (Pam), Julie (David) Kubalak, Andrew (John James); grandchildren, Jennifer, Carl (Shelby), and Owen Kubalak, and Todd Harding; great-granddaughter, Loretta Anne Kubalak; sisters, Susie (Rich) Learey and Margie Penven; nephews, Roger and Richard Learey and Robert Neal; other family and many friends at Stone Oak Retirement Community, Hilliard.
A Celebration of Life will be held at a later date. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital stjude.org/donate.
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