Bonita Tillman Obituary

Bonita Alice Tillman
Bonita Alice Tillman

July 15, 1961 - January 27, 2019
Born in California
Resided in Santa Rosa, California
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Bonita “Bonnie” Alice Tillman, age 57, passed away at her home in Santa Rosa on January 27, 2019, surrounded by family. She was born in 1961, a daughter of Robert and Helen Livingston. She is survived by a son, Nicholas (Yulissa) Tillman of Georgia; a granddaughter, Maddison Tillman; a sister, Roberta Kenney; numerous nieces and nephews, family and friends. She was preceded in death by a son Thomas Livingston; her parents; and two sisters, Elizabeth and Rebecca Livingston. In addition to her biological family, she is survived by Kathé (Thomas) Dorman, Linda (Richard Stahl) Thunderhorse, Mary Mattos, Francis (Michele) Mattos, and Denise (Alan) Cook.
As a young child Bonnie enjoyed camping at the Salton Sea in the Palm Desert with her parents and siblings. Her father was an avid fisherman and Bonnie enjoyed fishing as well. Bonnie was raised in Santa Rosa by her foster mother Catherine Inovejas and graduated from Piner High School in 1981.
Bonnie had two sons who she adored, and she was a wonderful mother to them. Bonnie was a kind and loving human being. She had a wonderful sense of humor and loved teasing everyone to make them feel at home. Bonnie was an artist who loved drawing and painting. She also enjoyed playing cards, spending time with family and gambling at the casino.
A memorial service will be held at 11:00 am on Saturday, February 23, 2019, at Daniels Chapel of the Roses, 1225 Sonoma Avenue, Santa Rosa. Should friends desire, contributions may be sent to Sutter Care at Home Hospice, 110 Stony Point Road, Ste. 200 C, Santa Rosa, CA 95401.




Memorial Service
Daniels Chapel of the Roses
1225 Sonoma Avenue
Santa Rosa , CA US 95405
Saturday, February 23, 2019
11:00 AM
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Sutter Care at Home
110 Stony Point Road, Ste. 200 C
Santa Rosa, CA 95401