Steven B. Tilbury - 60

2/14/1955 - 4/12/2015

Byron, IL

Steven B. Tilbury, age 60, died suddenly, Sunday, April 12, 2015 from complications from brain surgery. He was born Feb. 14, 1955 in the Rockford the son of William and Sally (Walker) Tilbury. Steve was a lifelong resident of Byron, IL. and attended Byron Schools. He worked at Chrysler Corp. for 23 years and owned and operated Asphalt Maintenance seal coating business for 30 years. He loved fishing, hunting and the outdoors and especially liked being on the lakes in Minnesota. Steve also supported and loved the local high school sporting events.
He was an avid Minnesota Vikings fan. Steve’s caring and giving nature touched many lives. His family and friends meant everything to him and will be dearly missed by all that knew him. He is survived by his son Nathan (Tina) Tilbury of Schaumburg, IL, granddaughters Aubree and Auriella, Mother Sally Walker of Byron, sister Charlene Morris of Rockford, brothers; Bill (Connie) Tilbury of Byron, Jim (Pat) Tilbury of Maryland, Dean (Deb) Walker of Oregon, and David Walker of Rochelle; nieces, Ashley, Stephanie, and Kasey; Nephew, Will; special cousin, Fay and numerous other cousins. He was preceded in death by his father William, and Sister Judy. Funeral service will be 10: 30 am, Saturday, April 18th, 2015 at the Cornerstone Family Church in Byron with the Pastor Randy Snider of the church officiating. Burial will be in the Byron Cemetery. Visitation will be from 5-7 pm, Friday evening at the Farrell-Holland-Gale Funeral Home, 506 W. Merchant Street, Byron, IL 61010. In lieu of flowers a memorial fund is established for the Blacktop restoration fund at the Cornerstone Family Church in Byron (Formerly known as First Baptist Church of Byron).


Friday April 17, 2015 5-7 PM Farrell Holland Gale Funeral Home in Byron


Saturday April 18, 2015 10:30 AM Cornerstone Family Church in Byron

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