October 7, 1971 – September 24, 2013
Daniel Tilley, age 41, of 816 4th Street, died September 24, 2013, at the Mercy Medical Center in Des Moines.
Funeral services will be Wednesday, October 2, 2013, at 1:30 p.m. at the Schroeder Memorial Chapel at Sixth and Marshall with Bishop Jeff Campbell officiating. Burial will be in the Sparks Cemetery, southwest of Boone.
Daniel Allen Tilley was born in Boone on October 7, 2013, the son of Charles and Barbara (Daves) Tilley.
On October 7, 1993, he married Brenda Miller in Boone. The couple divorced in 2000.
Dan worked as an over the road truck driver before he became disabled.
He enjoyed camping and fishing, racing, watching NASCAR and his favorite driver Jeff Gordon, and he loved home repair.
Dan especially enjoyed spending time with his children, family and friends.
He also enjoyed traveling and enjoyed astronomy, and looking at the stars.
He is preceded in death by his parents.
Dan is survived by three daughters, Anna Tilley and Jessica Tilley, both of Boone, and Marissa Hatcher of Council Bluffs; a son Donovan Gregory of Boone; three brothers Charles Tilley of Le Mars, Matt Tilley of Tucson, Arizona, and Allen Tilley of Nebraska; a sister Kathy of Las Vegas, Nevada; two grandchildren Zander and Jackson and a third grandchild due in December; his former wife Brenda Gregory of Boone.
Friends may call at the Schroeder Memorial Chapel on Tuesday from 5 until 8 p.m. where the family will be present from 6 until 8 p.m.
Visitation continues Wednesday from 8 a.m. until service time.
In memory of Dan, memorials may be directed to the family.Information provided by: Schroeder Memorial Chapel, Inc. 1006 6th Street Boone, IA 50036 www.schroedermemorialchapel.com